[Python-Dev] https:bugs.python.org -- Untrusted Connection (Firefox)

Oleg Broytman phd at phdru.name
Tue Sep 2 23:08:02 CEST 2014

On Tue, Sep 02, 2014 at 04:14:25PM -0400, Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> wrote:
> On 9/2/2014 1:49 AM, Oleg Broytman wrote:
> >On Mon, Sep 01, 2014 at 08:32:27PM -0500, Skip Montanaro <skip.montanaro at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>I got the same in Chrome on my Mac.
> >>
> >>Skip
> >>On Sep 1, 2014 8:00 PM, "John Wong" <gokoproject at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>
> >>>As of today I still am getting untrusted cert thought I would re-ping to
> >>>see if there is an ETA.
> >
> >    The signing certificate is still CAcert. One can install their root
> >certificate from http://www.cacert.org/index.php?id=3
> This seems not to work for Firefox. "Windows installer package for
> browsers that use the Windows certificate store (for example
> Internet Explorer, Chrome on Windows and Safari on Windows)"
> I installed it anyway, closed and reopened Firefox (but not
> rebooted) and https://bugs.python.org still gives Untrusted message.

   Did you install it in the Firefox own certificate manager?


   "Firefox uses it's own Certificate Manager. So even if your Windows
(and other Microsoft) applications already use a root certificate
Firefox still might not."

     Oleg Broytman            http://phdru.name/            phd at phdru.name
           Programmers don't die, they just GOSUB without RETURN.

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