[Python-Dev] netrc.py

Raymond Hettinger python@rcn.com
Thu, 24 Apr 2003 15:57:31 -0400

>  > Since existing apps expect a string, the empty string approach may
>  > be preferable.

> I could live with that.  The real point is that it's wrong to drop
> records without a login on the floor.

Since that solution is friendly to existing apps, do you think
it is reasonable to backport it?