This package is no longer maintained.
GET requests after waiting for a specific time interval. With each unsuccessful request, the time interval increases exponentially (it doubles). The undertaking is declared ultimately unsuccessful when the time interval gets bigger than a maximum backoff value.
pip install get_retries
import get_retries # max_backoff: maximum interval to wait in seconds response = get_retries.get('https://wikipedia.com', max_backoff=32) if response: print(response.status_code)
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