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I have Cygwin installed in my windows system I am trying to execute wget commad for a website but I am gettign the following error message

ERROR: The certificate of' is not trusted. ERROR: The certificate' hasn't got a known issuer.

How do I fix this issue - so that I can proceed further.

Thank You

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This is the proper way to fix this issue with cygwin – Hoang Huynh Sep 10 '13 at 19:31

If you don't care about checking the validity of the certificate just add the --no-check-certificate option on the wget command-line.

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I tried using -no-check-certificate but it did not help me. It is warning and moving forward but wget did not finish my execution I am trying something like this wget --post-data '' --no-check-certificate --save-cookies landsend.cookies --keep-session-cookies --load-cookies landsend.cookies – Tripz Jul 18 '12 at 22:22
Hmm... What kind of error message did it terminate with? I'm not sure I want to test that (because I don't really want to POST anything to their web site). – Evan Anderson Jul 18 '12 at 22:33
@EvanAnderson I was having the same issue described in the Question. Following your suggestion worked well. Thanks! – Perry Tew Jul 27 '12 at 13:39
with cygwin I have the same problem. – Edmondo1984 Sep 16 '13 at 9:36

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