[Python-Dev] PEP 476: Enabling certificate validation by default!

Antoine Pitrou antoine at python.org
Sun Aug 31 22:15:10 CEST 2014

Le 31/08/2014 21:12, Paul Moore a écrit :
> On 31 August 2014 19:37, Antoine Pitrou <antoine at python.org> wrote:
>> Well, it's certainly pip's responsibility more than Python's. What would
>> Python do? Provide a setting that would blindly add a cert for all uses of
>> httplib?
> That's more or less my point, pip doesn't have that much better idea
> than Python. I was talking about putting the cert in my local cert
> store, so that *I* can decide, and applications don't need to take
> special care to allow me to handle this case.

What do you call your local cert store?

If you mean the system cert store, then that will affect all users.



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