struct.unpack() on a stream

Gabriel Genellina gagsl-py2 at
Fri Feb 27 06:52:38 EST 2009

En Fri, 27 Feb 2009 09:29:16 -0200, Ulrich Eckhardt  
<eckhardt at> escribió:

> I have a socket from which I would like to parse some data, how would I  
> do
> that? Of course, I can manually read data from the socket until unpack()
> stops complaining about a lack of data, but that sounds rather inelegant.
> Any better suggestions?

Read until you get the required bytes; use the size attribute.

Gabriel Genellina

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