eGenix.com pyOpenSSL Distribution
An easy to install and use repackaged distribution of the pyOpenSSL Python interface for OpenSSL - available on Windows and Unix platforms
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The eGenix.com pyOpenSSL Distribution includes everything you need to get started with SSL in Python. It comes with an easy to use installer that includes the most recent OpenSSL library versions in pre-compiled form.
pyOpenSSL is an open-source Python add-on (http://pyopenssl.sf.net/) that allows writing SSL aware networking applications as well as certificate management tools.
OpenSSL is an open-source implementation of the SSL protocol (http://www.openssl.org/).
* About Python: Python is an object-oriented Open Source programming language which runs on all modern platforms (http://www.python.org/). By integrating ease-of-use, clarity in coding, enterprise application connectivity and rapid application design, Python establishes an ideal programming platform for todays IT challenges.
* About eGenix: eGenix is a consulting and software product company focused on providing professional quality services and products to Python users and developers (http://www.egenix.com/).
This second release of the eGenix.com pyOpenSSL Distribution upgrades the included OpenSSL library version to the latest 0.9.8i, which includes several bug fixes over the previously included 0.9.8h version.
The release also includes Python 2.6 support for the first time.
Binaries are available for Linux x86 and x64 as well as Windows x86.
The download archives and instructions for installing the package can be found at:
Before installing this version of pyOpenSSL, please make sure that you uninstall any previously installed pyOpenSSL version. Otherwise, you could end up not using the included OpenSSL libs.
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