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I'm trying to do an HTTPRequest to a url that uses SLL. I've read over this:

I'm not really understanding where to acquire the certificate it needs, I thought I exported it from the browser and added, but it still does not seem to work, reporting RESULT_CONNECTION_ERROR = 4 — Request failed due to connection(read/write) error.

If anyone has information or a more detailed explanation on the proper methods for acquiring and applying SSL certs that is compatible with a Godot project, please let me know. Thanks. X)

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The certificate bundle is currently not automatically included when exporting – this may change in a future release.

To enable support for SSL verification after exporting, you can save ca-certificates.crt from the Godot Git repository, place it somewhere in your project, specify its path in Project Settings → Network → Ssl → Certificates then export the project.

Note that the certificate bundle is never used when exporting to HTML5; the browser will handle SSL verification instead (since it relies on XMLHttpRequest to perform HTTP requests). There are a few other restrictions in this case as well.

Update: Starting from Godot 3.1, SSL certificates will be included in export templates.

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Awesome, big thanks for that answer Calinou. Problem resolved. X)

I'm just starting to explore this stuff, and had no idea it was a bundle of certificates stored in the repo. Is making more sense now though.

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