Hi Alan,


thanks for the info.


Jim already confirmed that issue and said there is a work in progress to sovle the "roots of the evil". The Bug has also been updated.




On Monday 10 February 2014 09:45:57 Alan Kennedy wrote:

That's definitely a bug.

SSL support in cpython changed significantly between 2.5 and 2.7.

Jython's SSL support has not been updated to match it.

Please file a bug on the jython tracker, or I can file it for you later today when I get time, if you wish.


On Sun, Feb 9, 2014 at 5:01 PM, Sven Aßmann <sven.assmann@lubico.biz> wrote:

Hi Folks,

on twitter i was kindly inveted to this list. Thanks for that.

I had some issues to with getting setuptools and pip working to be finally able
to prepare a virtualenv, because setuptools and pip are prerequisits for a

However I tried to use setuptools as described in the appendixA

But it turned out to be not working (at least on my system with ArchLinux)
with jyton27.

So I did the stuff manually (https://gist.github.com/sassman/8901056) so far so
good. Now i only had to install pip.
But as you can see here (http://goo.gl/8RRjtA) this failed with a strange
issue form ssl support of setuptools module:

AttributeError: 'module' object has no attribute 'CERT_REQUIRED'

if found that:

So, i would really appreciate some input, any one an idea? Does this stuff work
for you guys?
Should i file a bug for jython 2.7?

Sven Aßmann

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