altering an object as you iterate over it?

James Stroud jstroud at
Fri May 19 22:36:35 CEST 2006

Paul McGuire wrote:
> Your coding style is a little dated - are you using an old version of
> Python?  This style is the old-fashioned way:
> 1. open("xxx") still works - not sure if it's even deprecated or not - but
> the new style is to use the file class

Python 2.3.4 (#4, Oct 25 2004, 21:40:10)
[GCC 3.3.2 (Mandrake Linux 10.0 3.3.2-6mdk)] on linux2
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py> open is file

James Stroud
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