[Box Backup] Error 7/45 ..!?

Ben Summers boxbackup at fluffy.co.uk
Wed Mar 9 21:46:57 GMT 2005


On 9 Mar 2005, at 21:41, Garry Glendown wrote:

>> Might you be using the wrong key file on the bbackupd client?
>
> If so, how come I can write the directory contents, and access the 
> server with it??? Shouldn't the server deny all and any access if the 
> key is wrong??

The key is only used on the client, because all the encryption is done 
on the client only. The server allows or denies access based on the 
certificate presented.

>
> Anyway, no, re-signed the csr file and transfered the client and 
> serverCA cert to the client, same errors ...

It's the keys file, not the certificates you need to check.

>
> Could it be the openssl versions? I have .9.7e on the client, 0.9.7d 
> on the server ...

That shouldn't be a problem.

Is there any particular file or directory which causes the problem? 
Might you have accidently allowed a client with a different keys file 
to write to the store?

Ben





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