> > > > Unidata netCDF Java Support wrote: > > 1. you should tell the Army theres no point in using ssl without > > authentication, > you are just slowing everything down for no gain. > > We have tried reasoning with the Army but as you might guess it is > somewhat futile. i guess it was a rhetorical statement > > > > > 2. im not really sure if things fail because theres no authentication, or > > because > of the self-signed certificate. If you can eliminate one of those > possibilities, that would be helpful. > > The Army machines require certificates from the DOD and not from > Thawte or other private type CAs. It isn't technically self signed > but probably most browsers don't recognize the DOD as an official CA. > > I can turn on the authentication via thredds if you think that will > help. one thing that would probably work is to add the DOD cert to your client(s) trusted certificate store. is that feasible? we are looking at how to allow self-signed certificates but im not sure how long it will take us to do that. Ticket Details =================== Ticket ID: ZTB-960075 Department: Support netCDF Java Priority: Urgent Status: Open
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