easy_install fails to install when homepage cannot be reached

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Dirkjan Ochtman created an issue

It recently happened that the Mercurial homepage was down while the download link was not. This prevented easy_install from installing Mercurial properly, which seems rather silly.

To be fair, this was with setuptools-0.6_rc9.

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