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MyProxyClient 1.3.1

MyProxy Client

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MyProxy Client Package

This a pure* Python implementation of a client to the MyProxy Credential Management Server (

  • i.e. MyProxy C client libraries are not required for this package.

It uses pyOpenSSL to make an SSL connection to the server following the messaging interface as outlined in:

The code is based on an original program myproxy_logon by Tom Uram of ANL.



  • Fix to MyProxyClient.writeProxyFile and MyProxyClient.readProxyFile to correctly pick-up overridden file setting. Thanks to Nicolas Carenton, IPSL.


Unit test module with test files is in test/. See the README in that directory. This package has been tested on Linux Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon, and Windows XP Professional SP2


Epydoc generated documentation is available in documentation/. run the Makefile to regenerate if required.


  • to OMII-UK for funding development of NDG Security (2007-2008)
  • Tom Uram who wrote the myproxy_logon program on which this package is based.
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