confusion about opening files
maxm at mxm.dk
Tue Sep 24 10:47:16 CEST 2002
Mark McEahern wrote:
> I should have read the post I was replying to more carefully. I saw the
> "integer required" error and didn't notice that the OP was using os.open.
> So the 'from x import *' was a red herring. As Erik Max Francis pointed
> out, the OP should use open instead of os.open.
Actually he should use file() as open() is deprecated (well sort of ;-) )
"2.1 Built-in Functions
The file() constructor is new in Python 2.2. The previous spelling,
open(), is retained for compatibility, and is an alias for file(). "
regards Max M
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