[Python-bugs-list] [Bug #114427] bug with urlencode method from urllib

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Thu, 14 Sep 2000 09:44:15 -0700

Bug #114427, was updated on 2000-Sep-14 06:48
Here is a current snapshot of the bug.

Project: Python
Category: Library
Status: Open
Resolution: None
Bug Group: None
Priority: 7
Summary: bug with urlencode method from urllib

Details: result of encode ',' is ',' but not '%2C'

>>> import urllib
>>> dico={'toto':','}
>>> a = urllib.urlencode(dico)
>>> a

or I think that it must return 'toto=%2C'

Example :
>>> import urllib
>>> b = urllib.unquote_plus('%2C')
>>> print b



Date: 2000-Sep-14 09:44
By: jhylton

Comma is listed in the list of always safe characters, but it shouldn't be.  It is a reserved character in the query part of a URL.


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