Howto: Post data to HTTPS server
joseKILL at THECAPSshangosoft.com
Thu Nov 9 20:53:13 CET 2000
Anyone got any pointers on how to do this? Seems like all the references to
examples reside on Starship which is down (and has been for a while).
So far, it seems like I need to get new (patched) urllib.py and httplib.py
modules. If so, anyone know where from? Maybe I'm missing something
obvious in the documentation, but all I can find related is this (in online
"URLopener() ... Additional keyword parameters, collected in x509, are
used for authentication with the https: scheme. The keywords key_file and
cert_file are supported; both are needed to actually retrieve a resource at
an https: URL."
However when calling this module, I get "unknown url type: https". Checking
urllib.py source confirms there is no code to handle https:
Level of experience: Been working with Python 1.5.2 for 2 months on W98se
platform; first attempt at web programming. LOVE this language...
Thanks in advance for any help,
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