Unable to extract Python source code using Windows

bruno at modulix onurb at xiludom.gro
Tue May 16 18:26:21 CEST 2006

Elric02 at rogers.com wrote:
> I'm currently trying to get access to the Python source code, however
> whenever I try to extract the files

from what ?

> using the latest version of WinZip
> (version 10) I get the following error "error reading header after
> processing 0 entries"
> I was under the impression that I could (from reading the various posts
> on this group) that I could simply extract the tar ball, using WinZip.

I don't know if winzip handles tarballs...

> If this is not the case does anybody know how I can actually get source
> code on Windows platform. 

You can get Python sources from python.org

bruno desthuilliers
python -c "print '@'.join(['.'.join([w[::-1] for w in p.split('.')]) for
p in 'onurb at xiludom.gro'.split('@')])"

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