Checking for binary data in a string
lie.1296 at gmail.com
Sat Jun 20 00:31:08 CEST 2009
Grant Edwards wrote:
> On 2009-06-19, Mitko Haralanov <mitko at qlogic.com> wrote:
>> I have a question about finding out whether a string contains
>> binary data?
> All strings contain binary data.
Not quite, (python 2.x's) strings are binary data.
It just happens that it behaves like text when you appropriately
In python 3.x, the default string have evolved to unicode string, which
is a true text and the old string which contains arbitrary binary data
evolved into bytestring.
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