[Python-3000] Buffer objects and StringIO

Neal Norwitz nnorwitz at gmail.com
Thu May 31 22:55:39 CEST 2007

On 5/31/07, Alexandre Vassalotti <alexandre at peadrop.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I finished yesterday the implementations of BytesIO and StringIO
> objects in C. They are both fully working. (The code is available in
> my cpy_merge branch in the svn tree.) There is only one thing that is
> bothering me with StringIO, it doesn't accept buffer objects. Should I
> care about this?

Yes, but buffer objects are likely to change in 3.0.  See PEP 3118

It's not accepted because the PEP isn't complete yet AFAIK.


More information about the Python-3000 mailing list