[Surfraw-devel] Bug#577263: surfraw: imdb.com does not work

Michel synth17 at gmail.com
Sat Apr 10 22:36:19 UTC 2010

Package: surfraw
Version: 2.2.6-1
Severity: normal

When using surfraw to search imdb.com, all I get is this page:


For example:

$ sr imdb foo

$ surfraw imdb foo


-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-3-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages surfraw depends on:
ii  iceweasel [www-browser]       3.5.8-1    Web browser based on Firefox
ii  w3m [www-browser]             0.5.2-4    WWW browsable pager with excellent

Versions of packages surfraw recommends:
ii  curl                          7.20.0-2   Get a file from an HTTP, HTTPS or 
ii  libwww-perl                   5.834-1    Perl HTTP/WWW client/server librar
ii  surfraw-extra                 2.2.6-1    extra surfraw search tools with he
ii  w3m                           0.5.2-4    WWW browsable pager with excellent
ii  wget                          1.12-1.1   retrieves files from the web

Versions of packages surfraw suggests:
ii  screen                        4.0.3-14   terminal multiplexor with VT100/AN

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