Seaf-cli - ValueError: unknown url type: cloud.m62.nl/api2/auth-token/

installed latest seafile client on ubuntu 16.4.3 LTS (server)
using repository ppa:seafile/seafile-client

marco@rukbat:~$ mkdir ~/seafile-client
marco@rukbat:~$ seaf-cli init -d ~/seafile-client
done
Successly create configuration dir /home/marco/.ccnet.
Writen seafile data directory /home/marco/seafile-client/seafile-data to /home/marco/.ccnet/seafile.ini
marco@rukbat:~$ seaf-cli start
Starting ccnet daemon …
Started: ccnet daemon …
Starting seafile daemon …
Started: seafile daemon …
marco@rukbat:~$ seaf-cli download -l e6ff7ec3-0e55-4c8d-9abd-9eaa46f3aed9 -s cloud.m62.nl
Enter username: marco@buseman.nl
Enter password for user marco@buseman.nl :
Traceback (most recent call last):
File “/usr/bin/seaf-cli”, line 845, in
main()
File “/usr/bin/seaf-cli”, line 841, in main
args.func(args)
File “/usr/bin/seaf-cli”, line 421, in seaf_download
token = get_token(url, username, password, conf_dir)
File “/usr/bin/seaf-cli”, line 235, in get_token
token_json = urlopen("%s/api2/auth-token/" % url, data=data)
File “/usr/bin/seaf-cli”, line 208, in urlopen
resp = urllib2.urlopen(req)
File “/usr/lib/python2.7/urllib2.py”, line 154, in urlopen
return opener.open(url, data, timeout)
File “/usr/lib/python2.7/urllib2.py”, line 421, in open
protocol = req.get_type()
File “/usr/lib/python2.7/urllib2.py”, line 283, in get_type
raise ValueError, “unknown url type: %s” % self.__original
ValueError: unknown url type: cloud.m62.nl/api2/auth-token/

whatever I give in I get this error. I can log in to the server with the same credentials.
marco@phobos:~$ curl http://cloud.m62.nl/api2/server-info/
{“version”: “6.2.1”, “features”: [“seafile-basic”]}marco@phobos:~$

marco@phobos:~$ curl --data-urlencode username=marco@buseman.nl -d password=***** http://cloud.m62.nl/api2/auth-token/
{“token”:“6dd00a0827af6d5eb913ad354**************”}marco@phobos:~$

wrong
marco@phobos:~$ seaf-cli sync -l e6ff7ec3-0e55-4c8d-9abd-9eaa46f3aed9 -s cloud.m62.nl -c ~/sea -d ~/seadatadir

correct
marco@phobos:~$ seaf-cli sync -l e6ff7ec3-0e55-4c8d-9abd-9eaa46f3aed9 -s http://cloud.m62.nl -c ~/sea -d ~/seadatadir