[Python-Dev] Iterating a closed StringIO
walter at livinglogic.de
Fri Nov 18 11:29:17 CET 2005
Am 18.11.2005 um 02:16 schrieb Guido van Rossum:
> On 11/17/05, Walter Dörwald <walter at livinglogic.de> wrote:
>> Am 17.11.2005 um 22:03 schrieb Guido van Rossum:
>>> On 11/17/05, Walter Dörwald <walter at livinglogic.de> wrote:
>>>> Should they raise the same exception? Should this be fixed for 2.5?
>>> I think cStringIO is doing the right thing; "real" files behave the
>>> same way.
>>> Submit a patch for StringIO (also docs please) and assign it to
>>> me and
>>> I'll make sure it goes in.
>> Doc/lib/libstringio.tex only states "See the description of file
>> objects for operations", so I'm not sure how to update the
> OK, so that's a no-op.
> I hope there isn't anyone here who believes this patch would be a
> bad idea?
I wonder whether we should introduce a new exception class for these
kinds or error. IMHO ValueError is much to unspecific.
What about StateError?
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