subclass urllib2

monkeys paw monkey at
Mon Feb 28 13:53:44 EST 2011

I'm trying to subclass urllib2 in order to mask the
version attribute. Here's what i'm using:

import urllib2

class myURL(urllib2):
     def __init__(self):
         self.version = 'firefox'

I get this>
Traceback (most recent call last):
   File "<interactive input>", line 1, in <module>
TypeError: Error when calling the metaclass bases
module.__init__() takes at most 2 arguments (3 given)

I don't see where i am supplying 3 arguments. What am i

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