[MapProxy] Installation Error on Win XP

Oliver Tonnhofer olt at omniscale.de
Thu May 26 06:51:56 EDT 2011

On 26.05.2011, at 11:24, et wrote:
> i tried to install the MapProxy on my Win XP but i've got unfortunately an error during the virtualenv-installation. 
> Here are the cmd messages:
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> C:\>C:\Python27\virtual\virtualenv.py C:\mapproxy_venv
> [...]
> urllib2.URLError: <urlopen error [Errno 10065] Der Host war bei einem Socketvorg
> ang nicht erreichbar>
> ----------------------------------------
> So I think that the problem may be in the internet proxy server in our company. Python tryes to download some packages from internet and fails because it tryes it directly and not over a proxy. 
> How can i change it???

You can set the http_proxy environment variable. Search for 'environment' here:


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