[New-bugs-announce] [issue16858] tarfile silently hides errors

Марк Коренберг report at bugs.python.org
Fri Jan 4 08:53:48 CET 2013

New submission from Марк Коренберг:

TarFile.next() silently drop error of one of 

- EOFHeaderError
- InvalidHeaderError

occur. So, extracting corrupted .tar file will not raise error.

components: Library (Lib)
messages: 179005
nosy: mmarkk
priority: normal
severity: normal
status: open
title: tarfile silently hides errors
type: behavior
versions: Python 2.7, Python 3.2, Python 3.3, Python 3.4, Python 3.5

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