[Numpy-discussion] Reading automatically all the parameters from a file

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Wed Nov 30 06:21:14 EST 2011

On Wed, Nov 30, 2011 at 11:09, Giovanni Plantageneto
<g.plantageneto at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear all,
> I have a simple question. I would like to have all the parameters of a
> model written in a configuration file (text), and I would like to have
> all the parameters in the file automatically defined inside a program.
> I find ConfigParser a bit low level, is there any function that
> automatically reads everything from a file?

You may want to give something like configobj a try.


It builds on ConfigParser to read all of the parameters in and creates
a hierarchical object will all of the parameters as attributes.

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless
enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as
though it had an underlying truth."
  -- Umberto Eco

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