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Author techtonik
Recipients Alexandru.Moșoi, orsenthil, techtonik
Date 2012-10-15.11:02:49
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Clearly regressing. In Python 2 it was IOError exception:

>>> import urllib
>>> urllib.urlretrieve('missing')
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
  File "C:\pp\lib\", line 93, in urlretrieve
    return _urlopener.retrieve(url, filename, reporthook, data)
  File "C:\pp\lib\", line 239, in retrieve
    fp =, data)
  File "C:\pp\lib\", line 207, in open
    return getattr(self, name)(url)
  File "C:\pp\lib\", line 462, in open_file
    return self.open_local_file(url)
  File "C:\pp\lib\", line 476, in open_local_file
    raise IOError(e.errno, e.strerror, e.filename)
IOError: [Errno 2] The system cannot find the file specified: 'missing'
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