Help with python-list archives

Ian Kelly ian.g.kelly at
Fri Jan 6 02:45:25 EST 2012

On Thu, Jan 5, 2012 at 9:08 PM, random joe <pywin32 at> wrote:
> PS: I wonder why no one has added a note to the Python-list archives
> to advise people about the bug?

Probably nobody has noticed it until now.  It seems to be a quirk of
the archive files that they are double-gzipped, and most people
probably just use gunzip or gzcat (or a higher-level tool that invokes
those) to extract them, which seems to be smart enough to handle it.

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