How to do an SSL/TLS trace in Firefox

I was trying to configure a firefox session to my MQ Web server, but it kept failing. I found a useful way of getting the TLS trace from firefox.

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The command ssltap -s sets up a proxy. It listens on a port (default 1924). In firefox use https://localhost:1924/ibmmq/console/ 1>aa 2>bb. This then talks to the proxy which then talks to the backend. Not perfect but OK.

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