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Id: 84850
Status: resolved
Priority: 0/
Queue: libwww-perl

Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: EDAVIS [...]

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Broken in: 6.05
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Subject: Use ; separator for POST requests, even if $URI::DEFAULT_QUERY_FORM_DELIMITER is set
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You may want your application to use ';' instead of '&' when constructing URIs. The URI module has a newish configuration variable $DEFAULT_QUERY_FORM_DELIMITER which can achieve that. However, for the body of POST requests, the only allowed delimiter is '&' (<>.). LWP, when constructing these bodies, should use that even if the variable above has been set to something different. I originally filed this bug as #82412 against URI, but I realize now that the LWP queue is a better place for it.

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