using requests with TLS doesn't give SNI support
I'm using requests to communicate with a django app but
When I try
I get the error:
hostname 'mysite.com' doesn't match either of '*.myhost.com', 'myhost.com'
However, when I look at the browser, or http://www.digicert.com/help/ the certificate looks fine and dandy.
My host suggested it was the lack of SNI support from requests (and Github seems to confirm that https://github.com/kennethreitz/requests/issues/749 ). Has anyone found a work-around using requests?
The current version of Requests should be just fine with SNI. Further down the GitHub issue you can see the requirements:
Try installing those packages and then give it another shot.
EDIT : As of Requests v2.12.1, ndg-httpsclient and pyasn1 are no longer required. The full list of required packages is now: