storing in list and retrieving.

Chris Angelico rosuav at gmail.com
Thu Feb 23 07:31:25 CET 2012


On Thu, Feb 23, 2012 at 5:24 PM, Smiley 4321 <ssmile03 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I need to write two file using python script as below -
>
> 1. Store.py: Write a script to store a list say "store_list = ["Apple",
> "Orange", "PineApple". “and so on” ]" to disk.
>
> 2. Retrieve.py: Read the object stored in the ‘Store.py’ file and print the
> contents of this list.
>
> I have to run on Linux with python-2.6.5.

This looks like homework, so I'm just going to give a broad hint.

Figure out a file format (one per line, or pickled, or whatever), then
write one program that writes that format and another that reads it.
The open() built-in function will open files for reading or writing,
so that's a good place to start.

Get as far as you can on your own, and if you get stuck, ask the list
for more specific help. Good luck!

Chris Angelico



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