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Old 02-11-2012, 12:19 PM   #1
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Help: FT UK print edition not downloading

Hi All,
I have till date been successful in downloading the FT UK printed edition to Calbre. However, today i received the below error message in Calibre.(Posted below)

"Failed: Fetch news from Financial Times- UK printed edition"

My subscription is fine, as i can still access FT website from my computer without any issues.

Please advise.

Here are the error details in Calibre 0. 8.39
I am running
Mac OS X Version 10.6.8. 2.33GhZIntel Core 2 Due


calibre, version 0.8.39
ERROR: Conversion Error: <b>Failed</b>: Fetch news from Financial Times - UK printed edition

Fetch news from Financial Times - UK printed edition
Resolved conversion options
calibre version: 0.8.39
{'asciiize': False,
'author_sort': None,
'authors': None,
'base_font_size': 0,
'book_producer': None,
'change_justification': 'original',
'chapter': None,
'chapter_mark': 'pagebreak',
'comments': None,
'cover': None,
'debug_pipeline': None,
'dehyphenate': True,
'delete_blank_paragraphs': True,
'disable_font_rescaling': False,
'dont_compress': False,
'dont_download_recipe': False,
'duplicate_links_in_toc': False,
'enable_heuristics': False,
'extra_css': None,
'extract_to': None,
'filter_css': None,
'fix_indents': True,
'font_size_mapping': None,
'format_scene_breaks': True,
'html_unwrap_factor': 0.4,
'input_encoding': None,
'input_profile': <calibre.customize.profiles.InputProfile object at 0x106ac0dd0>,
'insert_blank_line': False,
'insert_blank_line_size': 0.5,
'insert_metadata': False,
'isbn': None,
'italicize_common_cases': True,
'keep_ligatures': False,
'language': None,
'level1_toc': None,
'level2_toc': None,
'level3_toc': None,
'line_height': 0,
'linearize_tables': False,
'lrf': False,
'margin_bottom': 5.0,
'margin_left': 5.0,
'margin_right': 5.0,
'margin_top': 5.0,
'markup_chapter_headings': True,
'max_toc_links': 50,
'minimum_line_height': 120.0,
'mobi_ignore_margins': False,
'mobi_toc_at_start': False,
'no_chapters_in_toc': False,
'no_inline_navbars': True,
'no_inline_toc': False,
'output_profile': <calibre.customize.profiles.KindleOutput object at 0x106ac3450>,
'page_breaks_before': None,
'password': xxxxxxxxxx
'personal_doc': '[PDOC]',
'prefer_author_sort': False,
'prefer_metadata_cover': False,
'pretty_print': False,
'pubdate': None,
'publisher': None,
'rating': None,
'read_metadata_from_opf': None,
'remove_fake_margins': True,
'remove_first_image': False,
'remove_paragraph_spacing': False,
'remove_paragraph_spacing_indent_size': 1.5,
'renumber_headings': True,
'replace_scene_breaks': '',
'rescale_images': False,
'series': None,
'series_index': None,
'share_not_sync': False,
'smarten_punctuation': False,
'sr1_replace': '',
'sr1_search': '',
'sr2_replace': '',
'sr2_search': '',
'sr3_replace': '',
'sr3_search': '',
'tags': None,
'test': False,
'timestamp': None,
'title': None,
'title_sort': None,
'toc_filter': None,
'toc_threshold': 6,
'toc_title': None,
'unsmarten_punctuation': False,
'unwrap_lines': True,
'use_auto_toc': False,
'username': 'xxxxxxxx',
'verbose': 2}
Python function terminated unexpectedly: HTTP Error 404: Not Found
InputFormatPlugin: Recipe Input running
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/Applications/", line 147, in main
return run_entry_point()
File "/Applications/", line 116, in run_entry_point
return getattr(pmod, func)()
File "site-packages/calibre/utils/ipc/", line 191, in main
File "site-packages/calibre/gui2/convert/", line 25, in gui_convert
File "site-packages/calibre/ebooks/conversion/", line 960, in run
File "site-packages/calibre/customize/", line 204, in __call__
File "site-packages/calibre/ebooks/conversion/plugins/", line 105, in convert
File "site-packages/calibre/web/feeds/", line 858, in download
File "site-packages/calibre/web/feeds/", line 1002, in build_index
File "/var/folders/vP/vPipF4eNEWuCpz75-CfpL++++TI/-Tmp-/calibre_0.8.39_tmp_gLKliZ/gKi2lD_recipes/", line 123, in parse_index
feedarts = self.get_artlinks(item.parent.ul)
File "/var/folders/vP/vPipF4eNEWuCpz75-CfpL++++TI/-Tmp-/calibre_0.8.39_tmp_gLKliZ/gKi2lD_recipes/", line 93, in get_artlinks
urlverified = self.browser.open_novisit(url).geturl() # resolve redirect.
File "site-packages/mechanize/", line 199, in open_novisit
File "site-packages/mechanize/", line 255, in _mech_open
mechanize._response.httperror_seek_wrapper: HTTP Error 404: Not Found

Last edited by theducks; 02-11-2012 at 12:24 PM. Reason: wrap HUGE paste in spoiler
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