Author martin.panter
Recipients Santiago.Piccinini, amaury.forgeotdarc, docs@python, lemburg, martin.panter, pitrou, terry.reedy
Date 2015-05-28.23:48:59
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A couple of specific problems have been raised by Terry here. Checking each against the current Python 3 status, some have already been fixed:

* The codecs.open() signature has been fixed in Issue 19548.

* The StreamReader.readline(size=...) parameter documentation has been fixed to match the docstring in Issue 18336.

So that leaves these three problems, as I see it:

1. The notice about opening in binary mode still needs fixing for encoding=None.

2. The buffering parameter is applied to the underlying builtins.open() call, so should be clarified in the documentation.

3. codecs.open(filename, encoding=...) will by default call builtins.open(filename, "rb", buffering=1), which makes no sense according the the documentation.
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