[IronPython] urllib.urlopen(url).read() problem

Sanghyeon Seo sanxiyn at gmail.com
Wed May 23 02:35:38 CEST 2007

2007/5/23, Benjamin West <bewest at gmail.com>:
> I was having trouble using urllib.  I tried using IP 1.1, and IPCE-r6
> and got the same results.  I also tried pointing ipy at the stdlib in
> both a cygwin install and a windows install with similar results.
> Am I doing something wrong?  urllib2 works.
> Thanks,
> Ben West

I think this is an IronPython bug.

The simplest solution is to use FEPY_OPTIONS=network, which lets IPCE
to use FePy's version of socket, select, and ssl module. More here:


Seo Sanghyeon

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