looping over a big file
afriere at yahoo.co.uk
Wed Jul 6 07:45:07 CEST 2005
Jp Calderone wrote:
> fileIter = iter(big_file)
> for line in fileIter:
> line_after = fileIter.next()
> Don't mix iterating with any other file methods, since it will confuse the buffering scheme.
Isn't a file an iterable already?
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>>> foo = open('sample.txt')
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