[Python-Dev] Adding Optik to 2.3 standard library

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Fri, 12 Apr 2002 13:57:24 -0400

> Hm. I also want to work with tar and tar.gz files. Is there any
> intend to add a tarfile module to the Python library?

Dunno, but it's a pretty simple format, so should be easy.  Maybe one
of the rookie developers would like to tackle this?

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)