[plt-scheme] Problem fetching a URL

From: Ian Oversby (oversby at hotmail.com)
Date: Wed Oct 11 10:43:55 EDT 2006

> > i.e. it is converting ampersands to semi-colons rather than %26 which
> > seems like incorrect behaviour.  Is this a bug in the url library?  I'll
> > pre-convert the urls before passing them to string->url, cheers.
>I don't think this is incorrect behavior. The above seems to be a
>rfc-compliant url. It is using semi colons as separators.
>If you want the bits at the end to use & instead of ; there you'll want
>to do this:
>(require (lib "url.ss" "net")
>          (lib "uri-codec.ss" "net"))
>(current-alist-separator-mode 'amp)
>  (string->url

Hi Robby,

It looks like current-alist-separator-mode is exactly what I need.  I'll try 
it out later.

Thanks very much,


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