Python docs not accessible from IDLE

Terry Reedy tjreedy at
Thu Sep 18 01:32:43 CEST 2014

On 9/17/2014 2:08 PM, Ned Deily wrote:
> In article <lvbv0u$lfa$1 at>,
>   Wolfgang Maier <wolfgang.maier at> wrote:
>> On 09/17/2014 01:15 PM, Peter Otten wrote:
>>> Wolfgang Maier wrote:

>> 2) curl shows that the first redirect (from
>> gives HTTP/1.1 301 Moved Permanently as the first response from the
>> server, but the second redirect (from gives:
>> HTTP/1.1 200 Connection established
>> HTTP/1.1 301 Moved Permanently
>> which looks a bit weird (but as I said no other browser I've tested
>> seems to have a problem with that).
>> So it looks like this is not really a Python issue though I'd still like
>> to find out how to solve it.
> There have been a number of changes in recent months to the PSF web
> infrastructure, all with the aim to provide more reliable, faster, and
> secure services.  These have included moving servers to new hosts,
> adding a commercial content delivery network to the frond-end of high
> traffic sites, and default use of encrypted connections (https).  As
> such, there are a number of moving parts and possible loose ends.  If
> you are still having issues, chances are you aren't the only one.  If
> so, please contact the PSF infrastructure team via email or IRC:

Ned, is there any reason to not add the trailing '/' to the url for 
3.4.2?  I verified that it is being added by when connecting 
from win7 with FF.  How about adding the 's' for 'https'?

Terry Jan Reedy

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