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 18:05:49 CET 2013

On 10/12/2013 16:59, rurpy at wrote:
> On 12/10/2013 09:22 AM, Mark Lawrence wrote:
>> On 10/12/2013 15:48, rurpy at wrote:
>> [...]
>> 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.
> Mark is one of the resident trolls here.  Among his other traits
> is his delusion that he is Lord High Commander of this list.
> Like with other trolls, the best advice is to ignore him (which
> I'm not doing this once as a public service).

That is entirely correct.  I also spend a lot of my time defending the 
indefensible, like defending people who use crap tools to send double 
spaced crap around the whole world.  Not.

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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