[New-bugs-announce] [issue5950] zimport doesn't work with zipfile containing comments

Dmitry report at bugs.python.org
Wed May 6 18:49:46 CEST 2009

New submission from Dmitry <dms at samersoff.net>:

zimport not able to import a module from zipfile if zipfile contains
This is Zip 2.32 (June 19th 2006), by Info-ZIP
Python 2.5.2 or 2.6.2

Steps to reproduce:
create a module, create an app that imports this module.
zip the module, make sure it works. 
Run: echo "Some comments" | zip -z module.zip
the app stop working.

components: Interpreter Core
files: testcase.zip
messages: 87340
nosy: dsamersoff
severity: normal
status: open
title: zimport doesn't work with zipfile containing comments
versions: Python 2.5, Python 2.6
Added file: http://bugs.python.org/file13905/testcase.zip

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