Catching webbrowser error in RedHat

Mirko Zeibig mirko-lists at
Tue Apr 1 11:24:34 CEST 2003

Lance wrote:
> I'm running Python 2.2 under RedHat8. I use webbrowser to open an html
> file in a browser window. This is my code:
>         try:
>         except:
>             print "ERROR: "+fname+" not found."
> 1. A Redhat "splash" screen shows for a few seconds prior to my desired
> screen when try block is successful. Can this splash screen be disabled?
Hello Lance,

is this really a "splash" screen? Maybe the webbrowser is just showing the
predefined homepage. Try to start Mozilla, set the homepage to blank and
see what happens.

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