Newbie question about file input

Grant Edwards grante at visi.com
Tue Aug 17 18:30:07 CEST 2004


On 2004-08-17, Aaron Deskins <ndeskins at ecn.purdue.edu> wrote:

> So why does a linesplit fail after the program reads a blank
> line (or a '\n')?

It doesn't.  It just returns an empty list since there are not
any non-whitespace characters to return.

> Is this simply because there's no way to assign the variable '\n' ?

I don't understand the question.

-- 
Grant Edwards                   grante             Yow!  It's so OBVIOUS!!
                                  at               
                               visi.com            



More information about the Python-list mailing list