Downloading from a clean url

Evan Klitzke evan at yelp.com
Thu Jun 21 18:15:13 CEST 2007


On 6/21/07, D.Hering <vel.accel at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Evan Klitzke wrote:
> > On 6/20/07, D.Hering <vel.accel at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > General:
> > > How do I download a page's data from a clean url.
> > >
> > > Specific:
> > > I'm using PyQt's QHttp and QUrl classes for requests and acquiring the
> > > response, but I can't figure out how to access a page's data without
> > > knowing the file of the url's path. For instance http://kde.org
> >
> > If the page is omitted, as in your example of http://kde.org, the page is /
>
> Right, but so far I'm not able to get a response unless I actually
> provide the actual page and it's extension in the path of the url. For
> instance /page.html or /this/path/to/page.html ...etc.

If that's the case, it sounds like the web server on the other end is
misconfigured (or maybe you're getting a 302 or something like that).
Install LiveHTTP Headers and see how your browser navigates to the
page.

-- 
Evan Klitzke <evan at yelp.com>



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