How to ignore the first line of the text read from a file
Thu Aug 28 16:09:30 CEST 2008
rurpy at yahoo.com writes:
> If the OP needs line numbers elsewhere in the
> code something like the following would work.
> infile = open(fileName, 'r')
> for lineNumber, line in enumerate (infile):
> # enumerate returns numbers starting with 0.
> if lineNumber == 0: continue
> print line,
This also seems like a good time to mention (untested):
from itertools import islice
for line in islice(infile, 1, None):
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