URLError: <urlopen error (-5, 'No address associated with hostname')>

Asked by Josh Gamble on 2009-04-06

Getting error messages when I click on web links.

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/gwibber/microblog/__init__.py", line 49, in get_data
    for message in method(client):
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/gwibber/microblog/twitter.py", line 209, in receive
    for data in self.get_messages():
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/gwibber/microblog/twitter.py", line 159, in get_messages
    urllib.urlencode({"count": self.account["receive_count"] or "20"})))
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/gwibber/microblog/twitter.py", line 154, in connect
    url, data, {"Authorization": self.get_auth()})).read()
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/urllib2.py", line 124, in urlopen
    return _opener.open(url, data)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/urllib2.py", line 381, in open
    response = self._open(req, data)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/urllib2.py", line 399, in _open
    '_open', req)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/urllib2.py", line 360, in _call_chain
    result = func(*args)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/urllib2.py", line 1115, in https_open
    return self.do_open(httplib.HTTPSConnection, req)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.5/urllib2.py", line 1082, in do_open
    raise URLError(err)
URLError: <urlopen error (-5, 'No address associated with hostname')>

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Hi Josh, I would recommend submitting this as a bug report as it appears to be a bug within Gwibber.


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