[Python-Dev] base64 -- should b64encode introduce line breaks?
janssen at parc.com
Thu Sep 13 20:43:01 CEST 2007
> I see that base64.b64encode and base64.standard_b64encode no longer
> introduce line breaks into the output strings, as base64.encodestring
> does. Shouldn't there be an option on one of them to do this?
section 2.1 of http://www.faqs.org/rfcs/rfc3548.html
Perhaps adding MIME_b64encode() and PEM_b64encode() routines? Or just
an optional parameter to standard_b64encode, called "max_line_length",
defaulting to 0, meaning no max?
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