Automatically resume a download w/ urllib?
chris_moffitt at yahoo.com
Thu Oct 25 05:23:41 CEST 2001
"Mark Rowe" <mark21rowe at yahoo.com> wrote in message
news:3bd680ea at news.actrix.gen.nz...
> Your code certainly fits in better in an object oriented system. The only
> small problem I saw is the capitization of the headers that you send. The
> HTTP RFC (RFC 2616) indicates that the headers should be in the case
> indicated. In some cases incorrect case may affect the servers parsing of
> the message. Therefore the only changes to your code would be the
> capitalization of the 'Range' header, and the retrieval of the
> 'Content-Length' header.
Thanks for the tip. I made the change you suggested and even posted this on
the Activestate Python cookbook. It may not be much, but I thought it was
pretty cool. Thanks to everyone for their help. Too bad I can't use this
because the server I'm trying to use this on uses NTLM authentication, hence
Python bombs out on me. Anyone have an idea how to get around this?
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