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FS#78762 - [python-httplib2] contains very old bundled ca certificates

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by lilydjwg (lilydjwg) - Sunday, 11 June 2023, 15:14 GMT
Last edited by George Rawlinson (rawlinsong) - Tuesday, 18 July 2023, 09:34 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To George Rawlinson (rawlinsong)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



python-httplib2 0.22.0-3 contains /usr/lib/python3.11/site-packages/httplib2/cacerts.txt, which is a nearly two-year old ca certificate bundle. This package is not listed in
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Closed by  George Rawlinson (rawlinsong)
Tuesday, 18 July 2023, 09:34 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  0.22.0-4
Comment by loqs (loqs) - Sunday, 11 June 2023, 15:44 GMT
 FS#40179  patched out use of /usr/lib/python3.11/site-packages/httplib2/cacerts.txt
Comment by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Sunday, 11 June 2023, 22:37 GMT
Yeah, so maybe the unused certs should be removed from the pkg to avoid confusion?
Comment by lilydjwg (lilydjwg) - Monday, 12 June 2023, 03:36 GMT
Oh yes, better to remove the file too. I didn't check if it was actually used (I also didn't see that task in the search I did before opening this one).