How to Read Bytes from a file

Piet van Oostrum piet at
Mon Mar 5 10:51:32 CET 2007

>>>>> "Bart Ogryczak" <B.Ogryczak at> (BO) wrote:

>BO> Any system with 8-bit bytes, which would mean any system made after
>BO> 1965. I'm not aware of any Python implementation for UNIVAC, so I
>BO> wouldn't worry ;-)

1965? I worked with non-8-byte machines (CDC) until the beginning of the
80's. :=( In fact in that time the institution where Guido worked also had such
a machine, but Python came later.
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