line number var like perl's $.?

SBrunning at SBrunning at
Mon Nov 17 16:57:21 CET 2003

> From:	Matthew Wilson [SMTP:mwilson at]
> Is there an equivalent construct in python?  Or are people doing
> something like this:
> linenum = 0
> for line in open('blah.txt'):
>     linenum += 1
>     print linenum, ". ", line
for linenum, line in enumerate(file('blah.txt')):
    print linenum, line

You'll need Python 2.3 for this, mind.

Simon Brunning,

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