[Live-demo] 6.0 alpha4 Status - 52N WSS

Angelos Tzotsos gcpp.kalxas at gmail.com
Sat Jun 30 09:39:05 PDT 2012

On 06/29/2012 11:08 PM, Cameron Shorter wrote:
> On 28/06/12 16:41, Eike Hinderk J├╝rrens wrote:
>> Am 28.06.2012 03:31, schrieb Hamish:
>>> Angelos wrote:
>>>> 3. 52NorthWSS still broken (and seems from an old e-mail
>>>> >won't be fixed. I propose we drop it for 6)
>>> """
>>> ERROR: cannot verify 52north.org's certificate, issued by 
>>> `/C=IL/O=StartCom Ltd./OU=Secure Digital Certificate 
>>> Signing/CN=StartCom Class 2 Primary Intermediate Server CA':
>>>    Unable to locally verify the issuer's authority.
>>> To connect to 52north.org insecurely, use `--no-check-certificate'.
>>> """
>>> adding --no-check-certificate to the wget command lets it
>>> download, and presumably install.  now fixed?
>> Thanks for pointing this out. Switched to http for downloading the 
>> install package.
>> Kind regards,
>> Eike
> Angelos,
> Does the suggestion above fix the 52North WSS?
> Jan (the point of contact for 52N WSS), has indicated that he doesn't 
> have time for this 6.0 osgeolive release to support 52N WSS. But 
> expects to be able to support the next release.
> I'm loath to be condoning projects jumping in and out of OSGeo-Live, 
> as it projects a message of instability which is the exact opposite of 
> what we are about. My strong preference is to get 52N WSS working if 
> we can. Otherwise if 52N WSS is removed from this release, I'd be 
> strongly questioning whether we bring it back again.
Hello Cameron,
Yes the above fix makes WSS work fine now.
Thanks Hamish and Eike for the fix.


Angelos Tzotsos
Remote Sensing Laboratory
National Technical University of Athens

More information about the Osgeolive mailing list