[Python-Dev] shellwords

Anthony Baxter Anthony Baxter <anthony@interlink.com.au>
Mon, 28 Apr 2003 00:48:41 +1000

>>> Gustavo Niemeyer wrote
> > The other file manipulation thingy that would be good would be to
> > abstract out the bits of tarfile and zipfile and make a standard 
> > interface to the two.
> IIRC, tarfile has a wrapper which makes it compatible with zipfile.

Yah, but tarfile's interface is much nicer. I was talking about a mode
that makes zipfile like tarfile.