[twill] Twill question
John J Lee
jjl at pobox.com
Fri May 26 11:31:46 PDT 2006
On Fri, 26 May 2006, Titus Brown wrote:
> On Fri, May 26, 2006 at 10:27:27AM -0700, Wayne Wang wrote:
> -> Great python for web testing. Wonder if it can handle https web sites, and if not how to add it in? especially if the web site uses certificates .
> hi, Wayne,
> twill works fine with most HTTPS sites. If by "certificates" you mean
> client-side SSL certificates, they aren't supported by the twill
> interface, but I think they're supported by mechanize (upon which twill
> is built). It would be fairly easy to add that to the twill interface.
> I've never used them myself, so I wouldn't know where to start, though!
Wayne, if this was what you wanted (client certificates) and you offer to
test it, I'll add support to mechanize.
But do you want *client* certificates (for proving to server that you're
who you claim to be) or *server* certificates (for when the server wants
to prove to you that it's the server it claims to be)?
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