Any reason why cStringIO in 2.5 behaves different from 2.4?

Stefan Behnel stefan.behnel-n05pAM at
Sat Jul 28 23:59:11 CEST 2007

Stefan Scholl wrote:
> Chris Mellon <arkanes at> wrote:
>> On 7/28/07, Stefan Scholl <stesch at> wrote:
>>> Just checked on a system without PyXML: xml/sax/
>>> defines parseString() and uses cStringIO (when available).
>>> Python 2.5.1
>> Yes, thats the fixed bug. After all this you still do not seem to be
>> clear on what the bug is. The bug is not that your code fails in 2.5,
>> it's that it worked at all in 2.4.
> Don't let the subject line fool you. I'm OK with cStringIO. The
> thread is now about xml.sax's parseString().

... which works correctly with Python 2.5 and was broken before.


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