[OT] Looking for a Python Program/Tool That Will Add Line Numbers to a txt File

Gabriel Genellina gagsl-py2 at yahoo.com.ar
Thu Feb 14 23:31:47 CET 2008

> Gabriel Genellina wrote:
>> En Thu, 14 Feb 2008 04:54:56 -0200, W. Watson <wolf_tracks at invalid.com>
>> escribió:
>>> See Subject. It's a simple txt file, each line is a Python stmt, but I
>>> need
>>> up to four digits added to each line with a space between the number
>>> field
>>> and the text.

>> This command should suffice - but you must first find a working CP/M
>> system to use it:
>> (Sorry - just a a nostalgic flash!)

En Thu, 14 Feb 2008 19:47:16 -0200, Jaap Spies <j.spies at hccnet.nl>  

> Wow! You remembered this. Good old PIP!

So powerful... It was one of the first things I learned, perhaps that's  
why I still remember it.

En Thu, 14 Feb 2008 18:53:16 -0200, W. Watson <wolf_tracks at invalid.com>  

> Good grief! You go a long way back. Want to try for an IBM 650 with a  
> drum
> memory?

I can't go soooo long back in time :) but I remember having used a  
Winchester removable hard drive, maybe 30MB capacity, that made a terrible  
noise and had to be powered on a few minutes earlier than the main unit  
because it had to "speed up".

Gabriel Genellina

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