[Python-Dev] Warn about mktemp once again?

skip at pobox.com skip at pobox.com
Tue Apr 29 01:35:28 CEST 2008

    Guido> IMO mkstemp() is a major pain because you have to use raw file
    Guido> descriptors on the return value. I'd much rather recommend
    Guido> [Named]TemporaryFile which return streams.

Why not:

    fd, fname = tempfile.mkstemp()
    f = os.fdopen(fd)

Seems fairly straightforward to me.


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