Customizing cgitb

D'Arcy J.M. Cain darcy at
Thu Sep 2 19:30:45 CEST 2010

On Thu, 02 Sep 2010 19:02:35 +0200
Peter Otten <__peter__ at> wrote:
> You could try to monkey-patch pydoc:

I suppose so.  Not a comfortable solution of course.  It's bad enough
when you get too familiar with the internals of a module but even worse
when you need to get familiar with the internals of modules imported by
a module.  I'll give it a shot though.

> import pydoc
> def cram(text, maxlen):
>     return text 
> pydoc.cram = cram


import pydoc
pydoc.cram = lambda text,maxlen: text


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