drush make

Drush make fails due to hidden SSL certificate error

Today I discovered that drush make no longer works when tryint to install a new site. Enabling verbose mode (-v) reveals an error that looks like this:

Unable to download https://drupal.org/files/entityreference-decode_option_labels-1665818-32_0.patch.

The SSL error is hidden by the -q parameter passed by drush to wget. But if you run on a separate command line the wget command:

wget https://drupal.org/files/entityreference-decode_option_labels-1665818-32_0.patch.

you would get the following error: