Re: pickle format

Discussion in 'Python' started by Skip Montanaro, Oct 16, 2003.

  1. Anand> Related question. Often I find that when I pickle dictionaries in
    Anand> pickle's binary format, sometimes the read back fails. So I tend
    Anand> to use the text pickle format, though this creates larger pickled
    Anand> files.

    Anand> Is there a bug with the binary pickle format?

    If it's reproducible and you're not making a mistake, yes, please report it.
    If you're on Windows (or Mac OS 9?) and fail to open the pickle file in
    binary mode your binary pickle files will eventually get hosed though.

    Skip
     
    Skip Montanaro, Oct 16, 2003
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