James Bowes

Purveyor of Pre-eminent Programmes

The Python Holy Grail

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This checkin to python brings a long-awaited (and sorely needed, IMO) enhancement to python: SSL certificate verification support. Once the API support percolates up from socket through the various network libraries in python proper, for the vast majority of developers there will no longer be a need for PyOpenSSL, M2Crypto, or rhnlib.

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Written by jbowes

August 27, 2007 at 11:34 am

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  1. Awesome. ’bout damn time.

    Todd Warner

    August 30, 2007 at 1:00 pm

  2. That is a really cool feature to have in the core libraries. I’ll have to grab the latest version from svn and try it out.

    Jason Connor

    August 31, 2007 at 12:14 pm


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