urllib.urlopen with threads
chrisw at nipltd.com
Thu Oct 9 14:34:48 CEST 2003
Ori Parzan wrote:
> I am very new with those discussion forums, and I wouldn't know how to
> find neither your old post again
Well, you must have found it before, so I don't believe you ;-)
> nor this new one :(
All you have to do to use the list is hit 'Reply All' rather than 'Reply'
> The problem which I have, and I understood that you had to (around 2001
> if I recall) is this:
> When I use urllib.urlopen(....).read() in a program it works great, but
> if I do the same inside a function and run it with start_new_thread the
> urlopen(...) doesn't work - it only get stucked and also stop everything
> else from working. I also tried doing it with Threading, building a
> class which inherits from threading.Thread, and using the start(), but
> the results were the same.
Hmmm, really don't remember that, and I don't do anything similar at the moment,
so I'm afraid you'll have to look to the list for help...
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