Add iterator to gzip files?
fredrik at pythonware.com
Mon Feb 11 22:54:36 CET 2002
Russell E. Owen wrote:
> Similarly, I'm wondering if sockets will, or do, support iteration to
> read lines of data. (I've also wondered why they don't directly support
> read and write as unix sockets do
they sure do: it's just that the methods are spelled recv and send.
> one can create a file from a socket, but that seems a bit indirect.
the makefile method creates a *buffered* stream interface to the
raw socket. if you're going to use readline, that's probably exactly
what you want.
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