Any algorithm to preserve whitespaces?

Mitya Sirenef msirenef at
Sat Jan 19 20:04:03 CET 2013

On 01/19/2013 05:13 AM, Santosh Kumar wrote:
> I have a working script which takes argv[1] as an input, deassembles
> each line, and then each word. Then after it capitalizes all its word
> (upcases the first letter) and then prints it out on the stdout.
> That script does the capitalization work fine, but, when it reassemble
> the the words, it does it like this:
>      lines.append(' '.join(words))
> The biggest problem is, even when the input file has many spaces, it
> strips it down to one.
> A file with this line:
> This line                     contains            many   spaces
> becomes:
> This Line Contains Many Spaces
> The whole script will look clumsy here. I have put it up on GitHub,
> here is it:

You know that mystr.title() can do this?

  - m

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