Problem when applying Patch from issue1424152 to get https over authenticating proxies working with urllib2 in Python 2.5

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at
Tue Dec 10 17:58:05 CET 2013

On 10/12/2013 16:49, rusi wrote:
> On Tuesday, December 10, 2013 9:52:47 PM UTC+5:30, Mark Lawrence wrote:
>> On 10/12/2013 15:48, rurpy wrote:
>>> On 12/10/2013 06:47 AM, Chris Angelico wrote:
>>>> On Wed, Dec 11, 2013 at 12:35 AM,  harish.barvekar wrote:
>>>> Also: You appear to be using Google Groups, which is the Mos Eisley of
>>>> the newsgroup posting universe. You'll do far better to instead use
>>>> some other means of posting, such as the mailing list:
>>> Using Google Groups is also fine.  I and many other posters here
>>> use it.  Chris and some others here dislike Google Groups and want
>>> everyone to not use it, but that is their personal opinion.
>>> If Google Groups is most convenient for you please feel free to
>>> continue using it.  You might want to take a look at this page
>>> which describes how to reduce some of things that annoy people
>>> like Chris:
>> There is no "you might want to" about it.  There are two options here,
>> either read and action the page so we don't see double spaced crap
>> amongst other things, use another tool, or don't post.
> There are 10 kinds of people in the world: those who understand
> binary and those who dont.

There are 10 kinds of people in the world: those who understand that 
google groups sends out double spaced crap and those who don't.

My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask 
what you can do for our language.

Mark Lawrence

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