Pidgin Root Certificates

Phil Hannent phil at
Thu Aug 30 04:12:21 EDT 2007

William Ehlhardt wrote:
> 1. Accept the Certificate
> 2. Go to Tools->Certificates
> 3. Select the relevant server and export the certificate to a file.
> 4. File a ticket [1]. Attach the exported certificate, and specify
> which protocol you are connecting to, as well as the server the
> certificate is for. Assign it to wehlhard
> I am especially interested in servers that cause "root certificate
> unknown" requests, as the root certificates used to sign these are
> good candidates for inclusion in Pidgin.
Could I also suggest an FAQ entry or wiki page, for the masses,
explaining how to do this once the release is out there?

Certificates will surely need adding/updating on an ongoing basis.

Phil Hannent

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