Nicolas Sebrecht nicolas.s-dev at
Wed Apr 27 22:17:52 BST 2011

On Sat, Apr 09, 2011 at 03:13:58PM +0200, Sebastian Spaeth wrote:

> Good to know, now someone needs *only* :-) to write a patch to bail out
> with a more helpful error message. A misconfigured port leading to such
> an opaque error message is probably not the best of all things.
> E.g. something like this at the right place:
> except ssl.error, e:
>     if repository.getint('port') != 443 and str(e)=='SSL:bla bla':
>         raise SyntaxWarning('SSL version could not be detected and '
>     'non-standard port %d for SSL configured. Make sure your'
>     'configuration is correct.' % repository.getint('port'))

Would be nice to have a patch for this. I expect this is a _common_


Nicolas Sebrecht

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