Commit 98fa19b0 authored by Iustin Pop's avatar Iustin Pop Committed by Guido Trotter
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Fix handling of errors from socket.gethostbyname

Socket functions can raise more than just gaierror. Most of the times,
socket.gethostbyname_ex will return gaierror, but rarely it will also
raise herror. For completeness, we catch all socket exceptions with data
of type (code, description).
Signed-off-by: default avatarGuido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: default avatarGuido Trotter <>
parent e167599b
......@@ -739,8 +739,9 @@ class HostInfo:
result = socket.gethostbyname_ex(hostname)
except socket.gaierror, err:
# hostname not found in DNS
except (socket.gaierror, socket.herror, socket.error), err:
# hostname not found in DNS, or other socket exception in the
# (code, description format)
raise errors.ResolverError(hostname, err.args[0], err.args[1])
return result
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