[pydotorg-www] Fwd: www.python.org SSL certificate?

Michael Foord michael at voidspace.org.uk
Thu May 8 00:13:29 CEST 2014

If there is an answer to this query please reply directly to Bennet. Otherwise I assume something needs fixing. Or not.

All the best,

Michael Foord

Begin forwarded message:

> From: Bennet Fauber <bennet at umich.edu>
> Subject: www.python.org SSL certificate?
> Date: 1 May 2014 22:01:33 BST
> To: webmaster at python.org
> Hi, I went to download the Python 3.4.0 source tar ball and got this
> transaction.
> $ wget https://www.python.org/ftp/python/3.4.0/Python-3.4.0.tgz
> --2014-05-01 16:56:59--
> https://www.python.org/ftp/python/3.4.0/Python-3.4.0.tgz
> Resolving www.python.org...
> Connecting to www.python.org||:443... connected.
> ERROR: certificate common name “*.c.ssl.fastly.net” doesn’t match
> requested host name “www.python.org”.
> To connect to www.python.org insecurely, use ‘--no-check-certificate’.
> Is there a server to which I can connect that has a proper certificate?
> Thanks,  -- bennet


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