sys module - argv, but no argc ??
tjreedy at udel.edu
Fri Aug 2 20:32:10 CEST 2002
"Gabe Newcomb" <Gabe.Newcomb at noetix.com> wrote in message
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>But beware that sys.argv includes the script as the first item
So does argv in C
> so if you do: len(sys.argv) you will actually get the number of args
passed + 1.
Which is also true of argc in C. Python is here mimicking C, which is
what the O.P. wanted. Standard loop:
for (i = 1 /*not 0*/, i < argc, i++) process(arg[i]);
for i in argv[1:]: process(i)
Terry J. Reedy
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