Some errors when running code in diveintopython: (
fredrik at pythonware.com
Fri Dec 23 13:56:28 CET 2005
iclinux at gmail.com wrote:
> I'm reading DiveIntoPython these days. When running code of "Example
> 12.11. Calling A Web Service Through A WSDL Proxy", I got some errors
> as follow. Will you please give me some suggestion?
> gaierror: (11001, 'getaddrinfo failed')
this usually means that your computer (or your nameserver) have problems
looking up the host name. it's not a python problem.
have you checked your firewall settings (and/or firewall logs) ?
can you reach www.xmethods.net and services.xmethods.net from your
what happens if you do
>>> import socket
>>> socket.getaddrinfo("www.xmethods.net", 80)
>>> socket.getaddrinfo("services.xmethods.net", 80)
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