[Python-Dev] Path object design

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at pythonware.com
Fri Nov 3 20:04:40 CET 2006

Steve Holden wrote:

> Although the last two smell like bugs, the point of urljoin is to make 
> an absolute URL from an absolute ("current page") URL

also known as a base URL:


(os.path.join's behaviour is also well-defined, btw; if any component is 
an absolute path, all preceding components are ignored.)


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