NEWB problem with urllib2

Penn powderdrop at gmail.com
Tue Nov 10 00:29:03 CET 2009


I just installed PyDev into Eclipse using the 'update' method and did
the standard installation.  I allowed it to Auto Configure itself and
ran a "Hello World" module to make sure I was in the ballpark.

I got an starting module up and have run "Hello World" but now am
stuck on getting urlopen to import from urllib2 for the following
example.

from urllib2 import *    # doesn't give me an error
ur = urlopen("http://www.daniweb.com/forums/thread161312.html") #
gives me Undefined Variable: urlopen

so I tried just

import urllib2        # Eclipse gives "Unresolved Import"

Is urllib2 not on my path?  Isn't urllib2 in the standard installation
and shouldn't that automatically be on my path?  If not, how can I get
it on the path?

ThankS!!




More information about the Python-list mailing list