[issue2637] urllib.quote() escapes characters unnecessarily and contrary to docs

Senthil report at bugs.python.org
Thu Aug 20 17:26:47 CEST 2009

Senthil <orsenthil at gmail.com> added the comment:

I see adding this information to the docs, might clarify a bit.

"By default, this   function is intended for quoting the path section of
the URL."

This is already present in the function docstring.

If there is no objection, I shall commit the attached patch and close
this issue.

keywords: +patch
Added file: http://bugs.python.org/file14748/issue2637.diff

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