bedge at troikanetworks.com
Tue Nov 20 18:17:21 CET 2001
Is there an equivalent function in python?
I know about all the regex stuff, but I have the format string that was
used to generate a string, which I'd like to use to decompose it back
into it's source data:
fmtstr = "%02d.%02d"
str = fmtstr % ( x, y )
# Now get x any y back using only str and fmtstr:
(x, y ) = ?
I suppose I could write something to convert printf style format strings
into regexp format, but it seems like there's gotta be an easier way.
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