Simple Python web proxy stalls for some web sites

Bryan Olson fakeaddress at
Sat Oct 9 04:23:17 CEST 2004

Richie Hindle wrote:

[Bryan Olson wrote:]
 >>I checked, and Google is answering in good faith.
 > Try doing an actual query:
 >>>>import urllib2
 >>>>f = urllib2.urlopen("")  # Works OK
 >>>>f = urllib2.urlopen("")
 > Traceback (most recent call last):
 > [...]
 > urllib2.HTTPError: HTTP Error 403: Forbidden

You're right about that.  I just tried the base-page URL that
was hanging the guys proxy.


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