Store multiple dictionaries in a file

Larry Bates lbates at
Thu Jun 30 14:57:05 CEST 2005

You might want to take a look at the shelve module.


Philipp H. Mohr wrote:
> Hello,
> I would like to store multiple dictionaries in a file, if possible one per
> line. My code currently produces a new dictionary every iteration and
> passes it on to another peace of code. In order to be able to re-run some
> experiments at a later date I would like to store every dictionary in the
> same file.
> I looked at pickel, but that seems to require a whole file for each
> dictionary.
> It would be great if some one could tell me how to do that.
> Thank you,
> Phil

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