Storing lines from a text file

Kirk McDonald mooquack at
Sun Jan 29 18:40:17 EST 2006

bradfordh at wrote:
> With what kind of list? I don't see how I can do it with a list unless
> I create one indefinate list and use the objects in the indefinate list
> for the names of  the lists to hold the lines of text. Is that how you
> are suggesting that I do it?

You're thinking too hard. Say you want to read in all the lines from the 
file object f and just print them out one at a time:

lines = f.getlines()
for line in lines:
     print line


-Kirk McDonald

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