Erik Max Francis
max at alcyone.com
Wed Jan 2 20:28:12 CET 2008
jyoung79 at kc.rr.com wrote:
> Erik, I am going to be displaying sections of text in the Terminal Window on OS X.
> I wanted to format the text in a specific way and thought it might be quicker to
> output all the text to a temporary file that I could quickly read sections from instead
> of storing in memory. Not sure if this is the most efficient way to do this or not but
> thought at least it'd be a good way to learn something new in Python. I was
> assuming tmpfile() would automatically create some sort of temporary file that
> would automatically delete itself when the code was finished.
It is more likely that keeping it in a list will be more efficient, and
easier to handle anyway.
Erik Max Francis && max at alcyone.com && http://www.alcyone.com/max/
San Jose, CA, USA && 37 18 N 121 57 W && AIM, Y!M erikmaxfrancis
When angry, count four; when very angry, swear.
-- Mark Twain
More information about the Python-list