[Python-Dev] zipimport

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Wed Jun 3 10:59:48 CEST 2015

On Tue, 02 Jun 2015 21:20:10 +0000
Brett Cannon <brett at python.org> wrote:
> I vaguely remember people suggesting writing the minimal zip reading code
> in C but I can't remember why since we have I/O access in importlib through
> _io and thus it's really just the pulling apart of the zip file to get at
> the files to import and thus should be doable in pure Python.

You would need other modules, such as struct and zlib, right?



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