[Python-Dev] PEP 355 status

stephen at xemacs.org stephen at xemacs.org
Wed Oct 25 07:33:22 CEST 2006

Talin writes:
 > (one additional postscript - One thing I would be interested in is an 
 > approach that unifies file paths and URLs so that there is a consistent 
 > locator scheme for any resource, whether they be in a filesystem, on a 
 > web server, or stored in a zip file.)


But doesn't file:/// do that for files, and couldn't we do something
like zipfile:///nantoka.zip#foo/bar/baz.txt?  Of course, we'd want to
do ziphttp://your.server.net/kantoka.zip#foo/bar/baz.txt, too.  That
way leads to madness....

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