urllib2 - 403 that _should_ not occur.

Philip Semanchuk philip at semanchuk.com
Tue Jan 13 04:33:16 CET 2009


On Jan 12, 2009, at 6:48 PM, ajaksu wrote:

> On Jan 11, 11:59 pm, "James Mills" <prolo... at shortcircuit.net.au>
> wrote:
>> Hey all,
>>
>> The following fails for me:
>>
>>>>> from urllib2 import urlopen
>>>>> f = urlopen("http://groups.google.com/group/chromium-announce/feed/rss_v2_0_msgs.xml 
>>>>> ")
>>
>> Traceback (most recent call last):
> [...]
>> Any helpful ideas ?
>
> Maybe raise a real bug @ bugs.python.org instead of just mentioning it
> like I did: http://bugs.python.org/msg77889
>
> I think at least some sites would be willing to add the new UA to
> their whitelists.

I don't think I understand you clearly. Whether or not Google et al  
whitelist the Python UA isn't a Python issue, is it?





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