Seeking assistance - string processing.

John Machin sjmachin at lexicon.net
Tue Nov 14 12:55:09 CET 2006


John Machin wrote:

>    new = line[:-1] + "===\n"

To allow for cases where the last line in the file is not terminated
[can happen],
this should be:

    new = line.rstrip("\n") + "===\n"
    # assuming you want to fix the unterminated problem.

Cheers,
John




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