On 6 September 2012 17:34, Daniel Holth email@example.com wrote:
Proposed edits to https://bitbucket.org/dholth/python-peps/changeset/9c26fa50
In wheel I use urlsafe_b64encode_nopad() which omits the trailing = characters, but although very easy to implement isn't included in the stdlib. In this spec I use the stdlib urlsafe_b64encode().
Why urlsafe_b64encode, rather than just hexdigest which is what is used for md5?