[Python-Dev] [Python-ideas] Proposed addtion to urllib.parse in 3.1 (and urlparse in 2.7)

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Mon Apr 20 11:44:54 CEST 2009

Bill Janssen <janssen <at> parc.com> writes:
> Sure.  But nowhere does a spec say that this page charset should be used
> in sending the values of a FORM using application/x-www-form-urlencoded
> in a new HTTP request.  It's just a convention some browsers use.

Let's call it a de facto standard then. A behaviour doesn't have to be engraved
in an RFC to be considered standard.



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