upload file via web form

John Hunter jdhunter at ace.bsd.uchicago.edu
Mon Mar 10 17:04:08 CET 2003

>>>>> "Trent" == Trent Mick <trentm at ActiveState.com> writes:
    Trent> a file upload is involved. Uploading form data when a file
    Trent> is involved means that the HTTP POST body must be encoded
    Trent> as multipart/form-data. .urlopen() is hardcoded to use a
    Trent> Content-Type header of application/x-www-form-urlencoded
    Trent> (which is what you want if _no_ file is involved).

My version of the email package (with python 2.2) does not have
email.MIMEMultipart.  Has this been moved to another package or
renamed.  Unfortunately, I can't use your function because this is

John Hunter

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