[Python-Dev] [Python-checkins] r85101 - in python/branches/py3k/Doc/library: http.client.rst urllib.request.rst
eric at trueblade.com
Wed Sep 29 23:44:36 CEST 2010
On 9/29/2010 7:24 AM, antoine.pitrou wrote:
> Modified: python/branches/py3k/Doc/library/urllib.request.rst
> --- python/branches/py3k/Doc/library/urllib.request.rst (original)
> +++ python/branches/py3k/Doc/library/urllib.request.rst Wed Sep 29 13:24:21 2010
> @@ -11,6 +11,10 @@
> opening URLs (mostly HTTP) in a complex world --- basic and digest
> authentication, redirections, cookies and more.
> +.. warning:: When opening HTTPS (or FTPS) URLs, it is not attempted to
> + validate the server certificate. Use at your own risk!
> The :mod:`urllib.request` module defines the following functions:
That wording is a little awkward. How about: "When opening HTTPS (or
FTPS) URLs, no attempt is made to validate the server certificate. Use
at your own risk."
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