It is same message in my environment.
AttributeError: 'module' object has no attribute 'HTTPSHandler'
I wondered and checked it. Because to start python shell.
>>> import urllib2 >>> for i in dir(urllib2): print i ... ... ... HTTPBasicAuthHandler HTTPCookieProcessor HTTPDefaultErrorHandler HTTPDigestAuthHandler HTTPError HTTPErrorProcessor HTTPHandler HTTPPasswordMgr HTTPPasswordMgrWithDefaultRealm HTTPRedirectHandler ... ...
oh, HTTPSHandler dose not exist. If I enable this, It seems need to rebuild python.
GAP recommends python2.5 usually. If you want to use this comfort. You should use python2.5! I had forgotten that had upgraded python from 2.5 to 2.6. It is regrettable but I decide to use php to make my app