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Author mark.dickinson
Recipients mark.dickinson
Date 2017-09-18.09:52:35
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While demonstrating email.utils.parseaddr in a recent training course, I discovered it had no docstring (see below). This looks as though it should be an easy fix for a first-time contributor.

taniyama:Desktop mdickinson$ ipython
Python 3.6.2 (default, Jul 24 2017, 13:17:39) 
Type 'copyright', 'credits' or 'license' for more information
IPython 6.2.0 -- An enhanced Interactive Python. Type '?' for help.

In [1]: from email.utils import parseaddr

In [2]: parseaddr?
Signature: parseaddr(addr)
Docstring: <no docstring>
File:      /opt/local/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/3.6/lib/python3.6/email/
Type:      function
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