urllib3  1.26.7
About: urllib3 is a user-friendly HTTP client for Python.
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README.rst

urllib3

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urllib3 is a powerful, user-friendly HTTP client for Python. Much of the Python ecosystem already uses urllib3 and you should too. urllib3 brings many critical features that are missing from the Python standard libraries:

  • Thread safety.
  • Connection pooling.
  • Client-side SSL/TLS verification.
  • File uploads with multipart encoding.
  • Helpers for retrying requests and dealing with HTTP redirects.
  • Support for gzip, deflate, and brotli encoding.
  • Proxy support for HTTP and SOCKS.
  • 100% test coverage.

urllib3 is powerful and easy to use:

>>> import urllib3
>>> http = urllib3.PoolManager()
>>> r = http.request('GET', 'http://httpbin.org/robots.txt')
>>> r.status
200
>>> r.data
'User-agent: *\nDisallow: /deny\n'

Installing

urllib3 can be installed with pip:

$ python -m pip install urllib3

Alternatively, you can grab the latest source code from GitHub:

$ git clone git://github.com/urllib3/urllib3.git
$ python setup.py install

Documentation

urllib3 has usage and reference documentation at urllib3.readthedocs.io.

Contributing

urllib3 happily accepts contributions. Please see our contributing documentation for some tips on getting started.

Security Disclosures

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Maintainers

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Sponsorship

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For Enterprise

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