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From Christian Grobmeier <>
Subject Re: Compress: Reading archives within archives
Date Sun, 19 Apr 2009 11:11:56 GMT

> I nearly didn't - the nightly build directory linked to on the website only
> shows md5 files, and the SVN link on the main page gives a 404 error and a
> Python traceback. Fortunately, I discovered a working SVN link in the Wiki,
> as Compress does exactly what I need (zip, tar.gz and bzip2).

yes, compress was a sandbox component before. Its just graduated - and
there are some todos left, for example the website. It will be fixed
with the first official release.

> With buffering, I now get exactly one of the "oversubscribed dynamic bit
> lengths tree" messages, but this seems to be related to a password-protected
> ZIP file within my main ZIP. Compress manages to read the first entry
> (ArchiveEntry, that is... I'm not trying to get the content from these
> files, and with an encrypted ZIP, that obviously couldn't work) from this
> ZIP before giving this exception. But all the remaining ZIPs from the same
> main ZIP are parsed correctly, so I think everything's working correctly
> now.
> Thanks a lot!

Thanks too!
I added a testcase for this,


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