#1303 new enhancement

jabber: improve certificate error messages

Reported by: ilf Owned by:
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: Jabber Version: 3.5.1
Keywords: TLS Certificate Cc:
IRC client+version: Client-independent Operating System: Linux
OS version/distro:


I just tried logging into a XMPP server and got this error:

Login error: Certificate verification problem 0x4: Unknown

(Caused by

This message is not really helpful. As a user, I would like to know if the certificate is expired, didn't match the domain, has no valid root certificate, etc.

I'm not firm in ssl_verify_strerror(returncode), but it would be really helpful to present more information to the user.

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