[Python-Dev] What is the status of file.readinto?

Alexander Belopolsky alexander.belopolsky at gmail.com
Sat Aug 12 00:07:44 CEST 2006

I know that it is a subject of an annual discussion, but since I could
not find any mention of it in the last year, let me ask this question
again: why is file.readinto "Undocumented"? It is quite useful,
particularly with numpy.

Would a patch adding "readinto" to StringIO be acceptable?

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