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Adding retries to Requests.get() with exponential backoff

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Adding retries to Requests.get() with exponential backoff.

Retry unsuccessful 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('', max_backoff=32)

if response:

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