[pypy-dev] module writing
bauflo3 at web.de
Wed Dec 15 11:10:37 CET 2004
Am 14.12.2004 um 19:13 schrieb Douglas McNeil:
> Hey, Florian!
> I've just submitted a bug report describing some of the oddities in
> binascii.b2a_qp, which is the only routine left which won't pass my
> regression tests. I made the mistake of trying to implement the code
> straight from rfc 1521 because the C was so ugly, only to discover the
> does the weirdest things.
> Frustratingly, I had to throw most of my nice refactoring out the
> and follow your advice to go from the Java. I can easily match the
> behaviour for correct inputs with my original code, but (or so I've
> discovered) it's almost impossible to match the behaviour for incorrect
> inputs without following the original program logic to a T. :(
> When I hear back on whether the behaviour I've been wrestling with
> imitating is a bug or not I can send you the finished product. :)
> Doug (who's glad his supervisor doesn't read sourceforge)
> Queen's University Astronomy Research Group
> Planetary Dynamics Division "We create worlds."
Are you aware that there is a pure python implementation of the
quoted-printable stuff in the std lib (I think in quopri.py, but I cant
I hope your supervisor doesn't find out about your sf activities ;-)
I have my final presentation for my thesis today. That means, tomorrow
I'll have some time for some python hacking.
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