Mike Vastola wrote:
> DisplayUpdater::update_display('127.0.0.1', 23, '--')

You're really running an SSL server on the telnet port on your local 
computer?

> I can
> connect to it flawlessly from the same computer that's running ruby with
> openssl s_client.

Can you show the full command line you use for openssl s_client ? And 
the certificate validation result when you run it?

Also, have you tried:
sslSock.write(data + "\r\n")
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