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Read and write ZIP files - backport of the zipfile module from Python 3.8

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A backport of the zipfile module from Python 3.8, which contains notable improvements such as the “strict_timestamps” keyword argument (which enables the creation of reproducible zip archives).


pip install zipfile38


if sys.version_info >= (3, 8):
    import zipfile
    import zipfile38 as zipfile

shout out to Thomas Kluyver’s backport for 3.6 and Markus Scheidgen’s backport for 3.7.

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