[New-bugs-announce] [issue6153] email parsing - Rare Failure
report at bugs.python.org
Sun May 31 07:14:45 CEST 2009
New submission from Winston Ewert <winstonewert at gmail.com>:
I was using email.message_from_string which eventually feeds block of
8192 bytes into the actual e-mail parsing code. However, in my case one
the blocks split the \r\n at the end of a submessage. This caused the
code to identify it as two newlines and thus the submessage headers were
interpreted as being content.
For my purposes I've changed:
NLCRE_crack = re.compile('(\r\n|\r|\n)')
NLCRE_crack = re.compile('(\r\n)')
Which prevents the problem.
I suspect that is not a good fix but I do not know the standard well
enough to know what would be a good fix.
components: Library (Lib)
title: email parsing - Rare Failure
versions: Python 2.6
Python tracker <report at bugs.python.org>
More information about the New-bugs-announce