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[1.2.X] Improved example to account for environments where cStringIO …

…is not available. Thanks to rubic for the report and niall for the patch.

Backport of [14076] from trunk.

git-svn-id: http://code.djangoproject.com/svn/django/branches/releases/1.2.X@14077 bcc190cf-cafb-0310-a4f2-bffc1f526a37
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@@ -101,7 +101,11 @@ cStringIO_ library as a temporary holding place for your PDF file. The cStringIO
library provides a file-like object interface that is particularly efficient.
Here's the above "Hello World" example rewritten to use ``cStringIO``::
- from cStringIO import StringIO
+ # Fall back to StringIO in environments where cStringIO is not available
+ try:
+ from cStringIO import StringIO
+ except ImportError:
+ from StringIO import StringIO
from reportlab.pdfgen import canvas
from django.http import HttpResponse
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