Simple Gopher Client with basic error handling : Gopher « Network « Python Tutorial





import socket, sys

port = 70
host = "127.0.0.1"
filename = "test.txt"

s = socket.socket(socket.AF_INET, socket.SOCK_STREAM)
try:
    s.connect((host, port))
except socket.gaierror, e:
    print "Error connecting to server: %s" % e
    sys.exit(1)

s.sendall(filename + "\r\n")

while 1:
    buf = s.recv(2048)
    if not len(buf):
        break
    sys.stdout.write(buf)










21.26.Gopher
21.26.1.Simple Gopher Client
21.26.2.Simple Gopher Client with basic error handling
21.26.3.Simple Gopher Client with file-like interface