Reading text file with wierd file extension?

Simon Brunning simon at
Mon Feb 2 19:52:05 CET 2009

2009/2/2 Lionel <lionel.keene at>:
> Hi Folks, Python newbie here.
> I'm trying to open (for reading) a text file with the following
> filenaming convension:
> "MyTextFile.slc.rsc"

Some kind of a resource fork, perhaps? Where did the file come from?

Python doesn't do anything magic with filenames, so this must be some
sort of a fileysytem oddity, I think.

Simon B.

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