Delicious API and urllib2
bsagert at gmail.com
Mon Apr 6 20:29:43 CEST 2009
The delicious api requires http authorization (actually https). A
generic delicious api post url is "https://
username:password at api.api.del.icio.us/v1/posts/add?url=http://
This works fine when entered in the Firefox address bar. However
urllib2.urlopen(delicious_post_url) chokes and returns
"httplib.InvalidURL: nonnumeric port: 'password at api.del.icio.us".
Delicious really wants that authorization stuff embedded in the url as
it also rejected my attempts at using urllib2.HTTPBasicAuthHandler(),
Anybody have any hints?
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