[Python-bugs-list] [Bug #119822] urllib doesn't like unicode

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Tue, 31 Oct 2000 20:40:36 -0800

Bug #119822, was updated on 2000-Oct-30 17:12
Here is a current snapshot of the bug.

Project: Python
Category: Modules
Status: Open
Resolution: None
Bug Group: None
Priority: 5
Summary: urllib doesn't like unicode

getting a file via urllib.urlopen(u"http://foobar/blahblah")
produces undesirable results.

Something like:

  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.0/urllib.py", line 61, in urlopen
    return _urlopener.open(url)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.0/urllib.py", line 166, in open
    return getattr(self, name)(url)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.0/urllib.py", line 248, in open_http
    host, selector = url
ValueError: unpack sequence of wrong size

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