Updated over 6 years ago (01 Jul 2008 at 06:42 PM) recent activity
Snippets from the excellent book Dive Into Python by Mark Pilgrim.
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Lets you take any input source -- URL, local pathname, network pathname, string -- and deal with it in a uniform manner. The returned object is guaranteed to have all the basic stdio read methods...