[Tutor] httplib exceptions

Kent Johnson kent37 at tds.net
Wed Aug 8 23:41:16 CEST 2007

Alan Gauld wrote:
>> There is a python Bug:
>> http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1486335&group_id=5470&atid=105470
>> <http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1486335&group_id=5470&atid=105470>
>> that states this is caused by a missing EOF, and is "not a big deal"
> Any chance that you are running into OS differences? eg Checking a 
> Unix file on
> a Windows box or vice versa? Windows expects an EOF at the end of a 
> file,
> Unix doesn't. Not sure what happens when you add in the complexity of
> sucking the file across the net though...

The problem is in httplib in the portion of the code that handles HTTP 
1.1 chunked transfers, so I don't think differences in file handling 
come in to play.


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