urllib2 gotcha

Does this return all the data?

urllib2.urlopen(url).read()

The answer appears to be "not always".

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/7174927/when-does-socket-recvrecv-size-return https://github.com/CVL-dev/feedparser/issues/1

I can't seem to get a definitive answer here, nor a reproducible demonstration of it failing.

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Reduce Friction for Your Bug Reporters

If you want your users to report bugs, don't put hurdles in their way.

Today I was trying to convert a word processing document to plain text and make it look reasonably nice. I started with OpenOffice's "save as plain text" feature, but it wasn't handling tables very well.

So …

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