BLANK PAGE when i try Filtering Adsense with abpy

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at
Sun Dec 22 19:25:17 CET 2013

On 22/12/2013 17:20, em rexhepi wrote:
> I know is my fault i'm no good programmer, I'm a begginer that's why i need your help.
> I have a python 3.3 project to be finished. I did what i could there is not much help on google about this topic.
> The project is to load a webpage from any website and filter the ads.
> I'm using ABPY library to filter, here is the link:
> <- needs to be converted in python 3.x it is on 2.x
> easylist.txt link:
> When I use my code it just displays nothing
> My code:
> #!/usr/local/bin/python3.1
> import cgitb;cgitb.enable()
> import urllib.request
> response = urllib.request.build_opener()
> response.addheaders = [('User-agent', 'Mozilla/5.0')]
> response = urllib.request.urlopen("";)
> html =
> from abpy import Filter
> with open("easylist.txt") as f:
> f = Filter(file('easylist.txt'))
> f.match(html)

Whats the above meant to be doing?  You've opened easylist.txt as f and 
then reassigned f, passing easylist.txt to file which doesn't exist in 
Python 3.

> print("Content-type: text/html")
> print()
> print (html)

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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