Re: [htdig] HTTPS Indexing

Subject: Re: [htdig] HTTPS Indexing
From: Joshua Gerth (
Date: Fri Dec 01 2000 - 09:28:46 PST

Hi Jason,

> I'm attempting to index a secure web site but am running into some
> difficulties. I've applied the ssl.3 patch to htdig (3.1.5) and
> recompiled and openssl (0.9.6) has been installed also. When I
> attempted to index the site with './htdig -i -vvvv' I get the following
> error:
> > ./htdig -i -vvvv
> URL: 1:0:
> New server:, 443
> Unable to build connection with
> pushed
> pick:, # servers = 1
> >
> The server running on that host is Netscape Enterprise with a 128 bit
> secure certificate from verisign installed.

Just for reference, what OS are you running on? Also, are you able to
fetch the page using the openssl client:
        ./openssl s_client -host -port 443

Also, what does your config file look like?


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