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Monday, September 27, 2004

SSL in C# with Mentalis

Surprisingly .Net doesn't seem to have support for SSL in any form other than HTTPS. Consequently, Mentalis has filled the void with their Free Open Source library available from here:

I'm not 100% sure if it's compatible with Mono on Linux yet though.

Update... It seems that .Net and C# do support SSL albeit without an equivalent of the Java SSLSocket class as documented in "Professional .NET Network Programming" available from here:

Professional .NET Network Programming from Amazon with really long URL

Update 2... Note that Mono actually already has SSL functionality built in:


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