[Numpy-discussion] numpy.load raising IOError but EOFError expected

Pauli Virtanen pav@iki...
Mon Jun 28 15:53:47 CDT 2010

ma, 2010-06-28 kello 15:48 -0400, Anne Archibald kirjoitti:
> That said, good exception hygiene argues that np.load should throw
> EOFErrors rather than the more generic IOErrors, but I don't know how
> difficult this would be to achieve.

np.load is in any case unhygienic, since it tries to unpickle, if it
doesn't see the .npy magic header.

Pauli Virtanen

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