ERROR 2026 (HY000): SSL connection error — The Solution

If you’re using mysql server with SSL, and ever encountered this error whenever you try to access the database after it’s running:

ERROR 2026 (HY000): SSL connection error

One thing to check is if your client certificate and server certificate have the same common name. You’ve probably went through the certificate generation procedure, and (like [...]

Posted at 4am on 6/21/10 | 6 comments | Filed Under: LAMP, MySQL | Tagged: , , , | read on

The Paradox Of The Mail Server On The Cloud

Providing your web application with a mail service that works flawlessly is probably essential for your business. You need to send activation emails to users, password reset emails, newsletters and probably a whole bunch of other emails that have to do with interactions with your application.

When there were only physical servers and static IP addresses, [...]

Posted at 9am on 10/29/09 | 5 comments | Filed Under: Business, Cloud Computing, DNS, EC2 | Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | read on


OrenI am Oren, and this is my blog. I am a techie entrepreneur, co-founder & CTO of Triond and Vanityvid. I write here about life in the world of hi-tech, startup, venture capital and technology. I love and deal with all that is new in web technologies — from LAMP architectures and IT, through clouds, scaling and OOP programming, to web services interactions, innovations and APIs.

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