[Web-SIG] Dealing with urllib, urllib2, and urlparse
brett at python.org
Thu Feb 21 05:35:19 CET 2008
On Wed, Feb 20, 2008 at 6:38 PM, Fred Drake <fdrake at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 20, 2008 at 8:57 PM, Bill Janssen <janssen at parc.com> wrote:
> > A quick grep shows that I use "quote", "quote_plus", "unquote", and
> > "unquote_plus" from urllib. Not sure how representative that is, but
> Those are probably pretty commonly in use, I suppose. They should
> definitely be preserved somewhere.
Right. I would never toss that part of the module.
> > they should at least be preserved in urllib2. By the way, shouldn't
> > the name "urllib" be used for "urllib2", if "urllib" is tossed?
> No. The names urllib and urllib2 should both be tossed. The *lib
> naming convention is horrible and should die a painful death.
Trying my best. =)
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