[mythtv-users] Mythvideo/IMDB script not working [Bump]

David myth at dgreaves.com
Wed Jun 30 11:37:26 EDT 2004


Stephen Tait wrote:

> This gets stranger and stranger. And probably curiouser too.
>
> banquo mythweb # perl -e'use LWP::Debug qw(+);use LWP::UserAgent;$ua = 
> LWP::UserAgent->new;my $req = 
> HTTP::Request->new(GET=>"http://www.imdb.com/find?;q=akira");my $res = 
> $ua->request($req);print $res->status_line,"\n";'
> LWP::UserAgent::new: ()
> LWP::UserAgent::request: ()
> LWP::UserAgent::send_request: GET http://www.imdb.com/find?;q=akira
> LWP::UserAgent::_need_proxy: Not proxied
> LWP::Protocol::http::request: ()
> LWP::UserAgent::request: Simple response: Internal Server Error
> 500 Can't connect to www.imdb.com:80 (Bad hostname 'www.imdb.com')
>
> So now I can't figure it out; is the hostname failing to resolve 
> (unlikely, since links2 sees it just fine), or is it an infernal 
> server error? I tried replacing the search string with the one that 
> gets reported in my browser address bar (namely 
> http://imdb.com/find?tt=on;nm=on;mx=20;q=akira) and get the same 
> error. Any guesses as to what's going on? Should I bow down and pray 
> to Cthulhu?


wget -d 'http://www.imdb.com/find?;q=akira' -O - | wc

David




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