[Python-Dev] Adding Optik to 2.3 standard library
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
Fri, 12 Apr 2002 14:01:45 -0400
Thomas Heller writes:
> 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?
Several tar libraries have been written, and there have been several
requests for something like this to be more readily available. I
found some old links in mail archives, but they were pretty old, and
not all worked.
There's a TAR writer in Zope:
I don't know if a TAR reader is currently available, though.
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at acm.org>
PythonLabs at Zope Corporation