[Python-Dev] urllib2 extensibility patch -- comments?

John J Lee jjl@pobox.com
Thu, 31 Jul 2003 21:03:08 +0100 (BST)

It would be great if anyone could look at this RFE patch I posted a while


One of urllib2's main reasons-for-being is to enable extensions that are
reasonably independent of each other.  This patch enables that for a
fairly big class of extensions.  I won't say any more here -- it's all in
the RFE.

The reason I'd appreciate comments on it now is that I'm working on cookie
code that I hope to get into 2.4.  I don't want to release a version of my
code with this change if the change isn't going to get into the Python