May I drop list bracket from list?
davea at davea.name
Thu Apr 23 16:05:23 CEST 2015
On 04/23/2015 06:11 AM, subhabrata.banerji at gmail.com wrote:
> Dear Group,
> I am trying to read a list of files as
> list_of_files = glob.glob('C:\Python27\*.*')
> Now I am trying to read each one of them,
> convert into list of words, and append to a list
> for file in list_of_files:
> print file
> Here the list is a list of lists, but I want only one list not
> list of lists.
> I was thinking of stripping it as, str(list1).strip('')
> but in that case it would be converted to string.
> Is there a way to do it. I am using Python27 on Windows7 Professional.
> Apology for an indentation error.
> If anybody may please suggest.
You're first problem is the name of your variable. fword implies it's a
string, but it's really a list. So when you do:
you're appending a list to a list, which gives you nested lists. Sounds
like you want
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