Bug #81094 MySQL Shell: SSL bad version
Submitted: 15 Apr 2016 11:15 Modified: 11 May 18:33
Reporter: William Chiquito Email Updates:
Status: Closed Impact on me:
Category:MySQL Server: Document Store: MySQL Shell Severity:S3 (Non-critical)
Version:1.0.3 Development Preview OS:Linux (Ubuntu (64 bits))
Assigned to: CPU Architecture:Any
Tags: mysql shell, SSL

[15 Apr 2016 11:15] William Chiquito
In trying to establish a secure connection using MySQL Shell generates the error: "MySQL Error (2026): SSL bad version".

Using certificates generated when installing MySQL.

How to repeat:
Using MySQL Shell 1.0.3 Development Preview

$ mysqlsh -u testsh -P 33065 --ssl-ca=/path/to/file/ca.pem --ssl-cert=/path/to/file/client-cert.pem --ssl-key=/path/to/file/client-key.pem
Creating an X Session to testsh@localhost:33065?ssl_ca=/path/to/file/ca.pem&ssl_cert=/path/to/file/client-cert.pem&ssl_key=/path/to/file/client-key.pem
Enter password: 
MySQL Error (2026): SSL bad version


Using MySQL monitor

$ mysql -u testsh -p --ssl-ca=/path/to/file/ca.pem --ssl-cert=/path/to/file/client-cert.pem --ssl-key=/path/to/file/client-key.pem
Enter password: 
Welcome to the MySQL monitor.  Commands end with ; or \g.
Your MySQL connection id is 1
Server version: 5.7.12 MySQL Community Server (GPL)

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mysql> SHOW SESSION STATUS LIKE '%ssl_version%';
| Variable_name      | Value   |
| Mysqlx_ssl_version |         |
| Ssl_version        | TLSv1.1 |
2 rows in set (0.01 sec)

mysql> \s
mysql  Ver 14.14 Distrib 5.7.12, for Linux (x86_64) using  EditLine wrapper

Connection id:		1
Current database:	
Current user:		testsh@localhost
SSL:			Cipher in use is DHE-RSA-AES256-SHA
Current pager:		stdout
Using outfile:		''
Using delimiter:	;
Server version:		5.7.12 MySQL Community Server (GPL)
Protocol version:	10
Connection:		Localhost via UNIX socket
Server characterset:	latin1
Db     characterset:	latin1
Client characterset:	utf8
Conn.  characterset:	utf8
UNIX socket:		/path/to/file/mysqld.sock
Uptime:			1 hour 4 min 33 sec

Threads: 1  Questions: 60  Slow queries: 0  Opens: 116  Flush tables: 1  Open tables: 35  Queries per second avg: 0.015
[15 Apr 2016 11:23] William Chiquito
Change Category
[15 Apr 2016 12:04] Umesh Shastry
Hello William,

Thank you for the report.

[11 May 18:33] Hema Sridharan
This has been fixed in versions of Shell released after 1.0.3 and the following was added to the internal changelog:
Using SSL to create a connection was failing with MySQL Error (2026): SSL bad