[Dovecot] SSL error is it due to a self certified certificate?

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Mon Feb 5 12:36:56 UTC 2007

On Mon, 2007-02-05 at 00:19 +0000, Matthew Bickerton wrote:
> pop3-login: SSL_accept() failed: error:14094416:SSL
> routines:SSL3_READ_BYTES:sslv3 alert certificate unknown []
> pop3-login: Disconnected: rip=, lip=, TLS
> handshake
> Is this caused by my self certified certificates. Or is it another problem?

That looks like the client is presenting a certificate that's unknown to
Dovecot. Have you changed ssl_verify_client_cert or
ssl_require_client_cert settings?
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