Source code for linkcheck.checker.nntpurl

# Copyright (C) 2000-2014 Bastian Kleineidam
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Handle nntp: and news: links.

import re
import time
import nntplib
import random

from . import urlbase
from .. import log, LinkCheckerError, LOG_CHECK


[docs]class NntpUrl(urlbase.UrlBase): """ Url link with NNTP scheme. """
[docs] def check_connection(self): """ Connect to NNTP server and try to request the URL article resource (if specified). """ nntpserver = or self.aggregate.config["nntpserver"] if not nntpserver: self.add_warning( _("No NNTP server was specified, skipping this URL."), tag=WARN_NNTP_NO_SERVER, ) return nntp = self._connect_nntp(nntpserver) group = self.urlparts[2] while group[:1] == '/': group = group[1:] if '@' in group: # request article info (resp, number mid) number = nntp.stat("<" + group + ">")[1] self.add_info(_('Article number %(num)s found.') % {"num": number}) else: # split off trailing articel span group = group.split('/', 1)[0] if group: # request group info (resp, count, first, last, name) name =[4] self.add_info(_("News group %(name)s found.") % {"name": name}) else: # group name is the empty string self.add_warning( _("No newsgroup specified in NNTP URL."), tag=WARN_NNTP_NO_NEWSGROUP )
def _connect_nntp(self, nntpserver): """ This is done only once per checking task. Also, the newly introduced error codes 504 and 505 (both inclining "Too busy, retry later", are caught. """ tries = 0 nntp = None while tries < 2: tries += 1 try: nntp = nntplib.NNTP(nntpserver, usenetrc=False) except nntplib.NNTPTemporaryError: self.wait() except nntplib.NNTPPermanentError as msg: if re.compile("^50[45]").search(str(msg)): self.wait() else: raise if nntp is None: raise LinkCheckerError( _("NNTP server too busy; tried more than %d times.") % tries ) if log.is_debug(LOG_CHECK): nntp.set_debuglevel(1) self.add_info(nntp.getwelcome()) return nntp
[docs] def wait(self): """Wait some time before trying to connect again.""" time.sleep(random.randrange(10, 30))
[docs] def can_get_content(self): """ NNTP urls have no content. @return: False @rtype: bool """ return False