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Old 09-12-2005, 02:09 PM   #1
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Getting the web page in python :: What's wrong with the code ?


I am looking to get the web page content i.e. html code using python for given URL. But this code is not working at all. when I compile it just gives blank. No error - No output and NO warning.


import httplib

def main():
    # test site - say for e.g. I want to get the html code of google

    http = httplib.HTTP(ServerAdr)
    doc = http.getfile()

    data =  # read file
    print data
Thanks in advance
Old 09-12-2005, 03:17 PM   #2
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just guessing, as i have not employed this module before, but don't you have to establish a connection?
like this ?


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