httplib/HTTPS Post Problem

Thomas Guettler guettli at
Mon Jul 11 15:52:52 CEST 2005

Am Mon, 11 Jul 2005 06:29:23 -0700 schrieb michaelparkin:

> Hi,
> Sorry to post what might seem like a trivial problem here, but its
> driving me mad!
> I have a simple https client that uses httplib to post data to a web
> server.
> When I post over http & https using curl the data is recieved by the
> web server with no problems.
> When I post using my python client the headers get there, but the body
> of the message does not.


can you look at the access log of the server? A slash at the
end of a URL is important ( is different from

response = connection.getresponse()
What does "print response" do?

You can listen on the wire with ethereal (Capture, then "follow tcp-stream")


Thomas Güttler,

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