[Python-checkins] cpython (3.4): document that cadefault does nothing now

benjamin.peterson python-checkins at python.org
Sun Nov 23 18:46:29 CET 2014

changeset:   93551:3cc8b7227db4
branch:      3.4
parent:      93546:993e8f795194
user:        Benjamin Peterson <benjamin at python.org>
date:        Sun Nov 23 11:43:33 2014 -0600
  document that cadefault does nothing now

  Doc/library/urllib.request.rst |  5 +----
  1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Doc/library/urllib.request.rst b/Doc/library/urllib.request.rst
--- a/Doc/library/urllib.request.rst
+++ b/Doc/library/urllib.request.rst
@@ -57,10 +57,7 @@
    point to a directory of hashed certificate files.  More information can
    be found in :meth:`ssl.SSLContext.load_verify_locations`.
-   The *cadefault* parameter specifies whether to fall back to loading a
-   default certificate store defined by the underlying OpenSSL library if the
-   *cafile* and *capath* parameters are omitted.  This will only work on
-   some non-Windows platforms.
+   The *cadefault* parameter is ignored.
    For http and https urls, this function returns a
    :class:`http.client.HTTPResponse` object which has the following

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