why is requests 2.24 behaving differently on different Win10Pro PCs?
> On 29 Jul 2020, at 23:06, nhpython <jkexcel at comcast.net> wrote:
> ?python 3.6+
> requests 2.24
> 2- windows 10 Pro version 2004, build 19041.388
> 1- kubuntu 18.04
> 1-suse leap 15.2
> 1. how do I begin to diagnose the source of the problem?
> 2. Has anyone experienced this behavior?
> I have 4 PCs running the same code. On 3 they work, but 1 fails.
> I have 2 win10Pros running the same code on the same network on the same subnet, which uses "requests.get()" 1 PC works fine; the code executes perfectly, but the other FAILS. (statusCode = 200, but the website doesn't send webpage)
> The error response from the website:
> We've detected unusual activity from your computer network
> To continue, please click the box below to let us know you're not a robot.
> Why did this happen?
> BTW, I tried reverting back to "urllib.request" and the same problem appears. 1 PC works the other fails.
Sounds like the service you are accessing has a rate limit or other form of defence.
And your requests are triggering the defences. What happens if you browse to the site?