On Wed, Sep 30, 2015 at 10:55 AM, Jim J. Jewett email@example.com wrote:
Will the secrets module offer any building blocks to actually protect a secret?
an easy way to encrypt a file with a given password? an encrypted datastore?
These are waayyyyy too complicated and subtle problems to try to handle in the stdlib. We cannot possibly do an acceptably good job here.
a getpass that works even in IDLE?
This sounds like a bug in getpass and/or IDLE that should just be fixed.
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