On 5/13/2014 8:53 PM, Ethan Furman wrote:
On 05/13/2014 05:10 PM, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
On Tue, 13 May 2014 10:08:42 -0600, Ian Kelly wrote:
Because Python 3 presents stdin and stdout as text streams however, it
makes them more difficult to use with binary data, which is why Armin
sets up all that extra code to make sure his file objects are binary.
What surprises me is how hard that is. Surely there's a simpler way to
open stdin and stdout in binary mode? If not, there ought to be.
Somebody already posted this:
which talks about .detach().
I sent a message to Armin about this.
Terry Jan Reedy