Terminal application with non-standard print

Grant Edwards invalid at invalid.invalid
Sun Jan 24 20:33:16 CET 2010


On 2010-01-24, R?mi <babedoudi at yahoo.fr> wrote:

> I would like to do a Python application that prints data to stdout, but
> not the common way. I do not want the lines to be printed after each
> other, but the old lines to be replaced with the new ones, like wget
> does it for example (when downloading a file you can see the percentage
> increasing on a same line).

sys.stdout.write("Here's the first line")
time.sleep(1)
sys.stdout.write("\rAnd this line replaces it.")

-- 
Grant




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