RFC 822 continuations

Larry Bates larry.bates at websafe.com
Tue May 2 19:01:50 CEST 2006


Florian Lindner wrote:
> Hello,
> http://docs.python.org/lib/module-ConfigParser.html writes:
> 
> "with continuations in the style of RFC 822; "
> 
> what is meant with these continuations?
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Florian

>From ConfigParser source code:

Continuations are represented by an embedded newline then
leading whitespace.

-Larry Bates



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