urllib2.urlopen issue

Aahz aahz at pythoncraft.com
Wed Jun 24 14:11:27 EDT 2009

In article <854313cf-6323-4ca9-b883-65ca8f414d96 at v23g2000pro.googlegroups.com>,
David  <Wwy58 at yahoo.com> wrote:
>import urllib2
>url = 'http://query.directrdr.com/ptrack?pid=225&v_url=http://
>xml = urllib2.urlopen(url).read()
>then I get an exception of
> File "/usr/lib/python2.5/urllib2.py", line 1082, in do_open
>    raise URLError(err)
>urllib2.URLError: <urlopen error (-2, 'Name or service not known')>
>I think this is caused by the embedded "v_url=..." in the url.

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