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Metadata-Version: 2.1
Name: ndg_httpsclient
Version: 0.5.1
Summary: Provides enhanced HTTPS support for httplib and urllib2 using PyOpenSSL
Home-page: https://github.com/cedadev/ndg_httpsclient/
Author: Richard Wilkinson and Philip Kershaw
Author-email: Philip.Kershaw@stfc.ac.uk
License: BSD - See ndg/httpsclient/LICENCE file for details
Description: A HTTPS client implementation for 
         * ``httplib`` (Python 2), ``http.client`` (Python 3) and 
         * ``urllib2`` (Python 2) and ``urllib`` (Python 3)
        
        ... based on PyOpenSSL.  PyOpenSSL provides a more fully featured SSL implementation 
        over the default provided with Python and importantly enables full verification 
        of the SSL peer using ``pyasn1``.
        
        Releases
        ========
        0.5.1
        -----
         * Clean up handling for description file - pull in content from this file into setup()
         * Allows the nightly build to fail
         * Add Trove version classifiers to make it explicit what is supported
         * Add python_requires to help pip
         * Drop support for EOL Python 2.6 and 3.3  
          
        Thanks to @hugovk for contributions
        
        0.5.0
        -----
         * Fix to Subject Alternative Name handling to allow for certificates with
           more than 64 names (max now 1024).  Thanks to Matt Pegler
         * Fix to subjectAltName string to use byte type for correct matching 
         * Updated SSL Context objects to default to TLS 1.2
        
        0.4.4
        -----
         * Updated test certificates
        
        0.4.3
        -----
         * Fix to ``ndg`` namespace package warning issue (https://github.com/cedadev/ndg_httpsclient/issues/3).  
           ``__init__.py`` file now included in ``ndg`` directory so that there are no longer warnings with imports
           when using Python 2.x.  Thanks to Max Mauntner for fix.
         * Minor fix for installation: set minimum release for ``pyasn1`` to avoid conflicts with Ubuntu
           install - see https://github.com/cedadev/ndg_httpsclient/issues/5 and
           https://github.com/cedadev/ndg_httpsclient/pull/10.  ``pyasn1`` also becomes mandatory rather
           than optional package for install.  - It required by ``cryptography`` anyway which is a 
           dependency for ``pyOpenSSL`` from version 0.14.
        
        0.4.2
        -----
         * Fix to bug in ``ndg.httpsclient.utils.open_url`` - duplicate open call.  
           Nb. This bug and the fix DO NOT affect the ``httplib``and ``urllib2`` 
           interfaces that this package provides.
         
        0.4.1
        -----
         * Added explicit ref to Python 3 in classifier text for Python 3 checking tools.
         * Moved LICENSE file into package
        
        0.4.0
        -----
         * Made dual compatible with Python 2 / 3.
         
        0.3.3
        -----
         * Fix to add in AnotherName for ``subjectAltNames`` field - added for support for CACert issued
           certs (thanks to Gu1).
         * Fix to HTTP Basic Auth option for ``ndg.httpsclient.utils.main``
         * Fix to ``ServerSSLCertVerification`` so that it can pass a function-based callback instead of using ``__call__``. In newer versions of OpenSSL (>= 0.14) the latter failed because of a request for ``__name__`` attribute.
        
        0.3.2
        -----
         * Fix to SubjectAltNames support check - should only be enabled if pyasn1 is 
           installed.
         * Fix to open_url: HTTP Request object was being created inside if headers is 
           None block - now corrected to create regardless.
         * Added http basic auth support to script. (Thanks to Willem van Engen)
         
        0.3.1
        -----
         * extended utils functions to support keyword for passing additional ``urllib2``
           handlers.
        
        0.3.0
        -----
         * Added ``ndg.httpsclient.utils.fetch_stream_from_url`` function and added
           parameter for data to post in ``open_url`` and ``fetch_*`` methods.
         * fix to ndg.httpsclient.utils module _should_use_proxy and open_url functions
        
        0.2.0
        -----
         * added support for SSL verification with subjectAltNames using pyasn1
         * fixed minor bug - SSL cert DN prefix matching
        
        0.1.0
        -----
        Initial release
        
        Prerequisites
        =============
        This has been developed and tested for Python 2.7 with pyOpenSSL 0.13 
        and 0.14.  Version 0.4.0 tested with ``pyOpenSSL`` 0.15.1 and Python 2.7 and 
        3.4. 
        ``pyasn1`` is required for correct SSL verification with ``subjectAltNames``.
        
        Installation
        ============
        Installation can be performed using ``easy_install`` or ``pip``.
        
        Running ndg_httpclient
        ======================
        A simple script for fetching data using HTTP or HTTPS GET from a specified URL.
        
        Parameter:
        
        ``url``
          The URL of the resource to be fetched
        
        Options:
        
        ``-h, --help``
          Show help message and exit.
        
        ``-c FILE, --certificate=FILE``
          Certificate file - defaults to ``$HOME/credentials.pem``
        
        ``-k FILE, --private-key=FILE``
          Private key file - defaults to the certificate file
        
        ``-t DIR, --ca-certificate-dir=DIR``
          Trusted CA certificate file directory.
        
        ``-d, --debug``
          Print debug information - this may be useful in solving problems with HTTP or 
          HTTPS access to a server.
            
        ``-p FILE, --post-data-file=FILE``
          POST data file
            
        ``-f FILE, --fetch=FILE``
          Output file
            
        ``-n, --no-verify-peer``
          Skip verification of peer certificate.
          
        
Platform: UNKNOWN
Classifier: Development Status :: 5 - Production/Stable
Classifier: Environment :: Console
Classifier: Environment :: Web Environment
Classifier: Intended Audience :: End Users/Desktop
Classifier: Intended Audience :: Developers
Classifier: Intended Audience :: System Administrators
Classifier: Intended Audience :: Science/Research
Classifier: License :: OSI Approved :: BSD License
Classifier: Natural Language :: English
Classifier: Operating System :: Microsoft :: Windows
Classifier: Operating System :: POSIX :: Linux
Classifier: Programming Language :: Python
Classifier: Programming Language :: Python :: 2
Classifier: Programming Language :: Python :: 2.7
Classifier: Programming Language :: Python :: 3
Classifier: Programming Language :: Python :: 3.4
Classifier: Programming Language :: Python :: 3.5
Classifier: Programming Language :: Python :: 3.6
Classifier: Topic :: Security
Classifier: Topic :: Internet
Classifier: Topic :: Scientific/Engineering
Classifier: Topic :: System :: Distributed Computing
Classifier: Topic :: System :: Systems Administration :: Authentication/Directory
Classifier: Topic :: Software Development :: Libraries :: Python Modules
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