Python 3 read() function

Jean-Paul Calderone exarkun at divmod.com
Thu Dec 4 20:42:32 CET 2008


On Thu, 04 Dec 2008 14:25:48 -0500, Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> wrote:
> [snip]
>
>In my test, I read Python25.chm with 2.5 and Python30.chm with 3.0.
>
>Rereading Python30.chm without closing *is* much faster.
> >>> f=open('Doc/Python30.chm','rb')
> >>> d=f.read()
> >>> d=f.read()
> >>> d=f.read()

Did you think about what this does?

Jean-Paul



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