Diff of /script.skin.news/default.py [000000] .. [438784] Maximize Restore

  Switch to side-by-side view

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+++ b/script.skin.news/default.py
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+import xbmc, xbmcgui, urllib, sys
+
+try: 
+    news = urllib.urlopen(sys.argv[ 1 ])
+    newstext = news.read()
+except: 
+    newstext = False
+    print "no url passed"
+
+if (not newstext.startswith('[NEWS]')):
+    newstext = 'Unable to fetch data from server. Please check your connection and try again later.'
+else:
+    newstext = newstext.replace('[NEWS]', '')
+    
+xbmcgui.Window(10000).setProperty("News",newstext)