Reading a binary file
andrew-pythonlist at puzzling.org
Thu Jun 26 10:33:05 CEST 2003
On Thu, Jun 26, 2003 at 10:01:06AM +0200, Sorin Marti wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am quite new to python and very new to this list.
> I've got following problem. I have a binary file which contains
> information I should read. I can open the file with
> f = open ('cpu1db2.dat', 'rb')
> That's no problem. But now I need the hex values of the binary file.
You can get the hex value of a 1-character string with hex(ord(char)), e.g.:
>>> char = 'a'
But I'm guessing that you might find the 'struct' module even more useful:
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