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duikboot adijkstra at baanders NOSPAM consultancy.nl
Thu Oct 7 09:46:47 CEST 2004


Kat wrote:
> Hi ,
> How do you identify the last line of a file? I am in a "for" loop and
> need to know which is the last line of the file while it is being read
> in this loop.
> 
> Thanks
> Kat

f = open("test.txt").readlines()
lines = len(f)
print lines
counter = 1
for line in f:
     if counter == lines:
         print "last line: %s" % line
     counter += 1

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