Retrieving int from hex in a file.
__peter__ at web.de
Mon Apr 28 13:03:31 CEST 2008
Filipe Teixeira wrote:
> I have to open a binary file from an old computer and recover the
> information stored (or at least try to). I use:
> I would like to convert these hex representations to int, but this
If you want to do it efficiently have a look at the array module:
>>> import os, array
>>> a = array.array("B")
>>> filename = "/usr/bin/python"
>>> a.fromfile(open(filename, "rb"), os.path.getsize(filename))
array('B', [127, 69, 76, 70, 2, 1, 1, 0, 0, 0])
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