[Python-Dev] Zipfile needs?
bac at ocf.berkeley.edu
Tue Dec 28 20:15:18 CET 2004
Scott David Daniels 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.
Encryption/decryption support. Will most likely require a C extension since
the algorithm relies on ints (or longs, don't remember) wrapping around when
the value becomes too large.
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