How to create temp file in memory???

Jeremy Jones zanesdad at bellsouth.net
Wed Oct 5 17:24:25 CEST 2005


Wenhua Zhao wrote:

>I have a list of lines. I want to feed these lines into a function.
>The input of this function is a file.
>I want to creat a temp file on disk, and write the list of lines into 
>this temp file, then reopen the file and feed it to the function.
>Can I create a this temp file on memory???
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>Jeremy Jones wrote:
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>>Wenhua Zhao wrote:
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>>>A.T.T
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>>>Thanks a lot.
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>>If you could elaborate a bit more, it might be helpful.  I'm guessing 
>>you want something like StringIO or cStringIO.
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>>- jmj
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If the function takes a file object as an argument, you should be able 
to use StringIO or cStringIO.


- jmj



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