stdio EOF ?
Erik Max Francis
max at alcyone.com
Fri Aug 9 23:38:21 CEST 2002
François Pinard wrote:
> [Erik Max Francis]
> > The standard idiom [...] is:
> > while 1:
> > line = file.readline()
> > if not line:
> > break
> > ...
> This is the _old_ standard idiom. The new standard idiom is:
> for line in file:
Correct me if I'm wrong (and this is at least true in 2.2), this does
not do what the original poster asked. It is equivalent to
for line in file.xreadlines(): ...
which has the same buffering problem that the original poster was trying
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