httplib incredibly slow :-(

Max Erickson maxerickson at
Wed Aug 12 16:14:46 CEST 2009

Chris Withers <chris at> wrote:
> I'm still reeling from what seems to be such a huge problem with
> httplib that seem to be largely ignored :-(
> Chris

There is an httplib2 (but I don't know anything further about it...):

Calling wget or curl using a subprocess is probably as easy as it is 
ugly, I use the wget build from here:


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