Save data to a file thru a http connection

Scott David Daniels scott.daniels at acm.org
Wed May 31 23:11:29 CEST 2006


yinglcs at gmail.com wrote:
> I am new to python. I read an example here about how to fetch data thru
> a HTTP connection:
> http://diveintopython.org/http_web_services/review.html,
> 
> My question is how can i save the data to a file after reading it from
> a http connection.

Do the tutorial and this and many other things will become clear.

Instead of just "print sometext", do something like:
     ...
     f = open('filename', 'w')
     ...
     print >>f, sometext
     ... (possibly more prints like the above).
     f.close()

--Scott David Daniels
scott.daniels at acm.org



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