[Python-Dev] Zipfile needs?
jcarlson at uci.edu
Tue Dec 28 02:43:15 CET 2004
Scott David Daniels <Scott.Daniels at Acm.Org> wrote:
> I'm hoping to add BZIP2 compression to zipfile for 2.5. My primary
> motivation is that Project Gutenberg seems to be starting to use BZIP2
> compression for some of its zips. What other wish list things do
> people around here have for zipfile? I thought I'd collect input here
> and make a PEP.
> I can open a pseudo-file for STORED files in binary read mode, for
> example, to allow reading zip-in-zip files without fully occupying
I'm not sure that zipfile needs BZIP2 support...being that there is a
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