help for newbie

Jeff Epler jepler at
Sat Mar 24 00:31:04 CET 2001

On Wed, 21 Mar 2001 17:00:49 +0100, Henri Valeins
 <Henri.Valeins at> wrote:
>I try to use python program named PLUCKER for retrieve web page on
>internet. When I try this program I have this message :
>Retrieved failed: 404 -- [Errno url error] unknown url type: 'http'
>My proxy var is correct 

I have always used
This seems to work w/python, lynx, wget, and others.

Windows has a different way to set the proxy.


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