Possible bug with stability of mimetypes.guess_* function output
__peter__ at web.de
Sat Feb 8 08:51:48 CET 2014
Asaf Las wrote:
> On Friday, February 7, 2014 9:40:06 PM UTC+2, Peter Otten wrote:
>> You never see ".shtml" as the guessed extension because it is not in the
>> original mimetypes.types_map dict, but instead programmaticaly read from
>> a file like /etc/mime.types and then added to a list of extensions.
> as there are bunch of files in mimetypes.py the only repeatability could
> be achieved on particular machine level.
At least the mimetypes already defined in the module could easily produce
the same guessed extension consistently.
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