[Tutor] Help with file I/O.

Nathan Pinno falcon3166 at hotmail.com
Sun Jul 31 22:29:22 CEST 2005

Here's my work. I call it filewriter.
The code:
file = raw_input("File name please: ")
f = file(file, "r")
for line in f.readlines():
    print line

Will it do the trick?

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Danny Yoo" <dyoo at hkn.eecs.berkeley.edu>
To: "Nathan Pinno" <falcon3166 at hotmail.com>
Cc: <tutor at python.org>
Sent: Sunday, July 31, 2005 12:22 AM
Subject: Re: [Tutor] Help with file I/O.

> On Sun, 31 Jul 2005, Nathan Pinno wrote:
>> Well, you saw my password program. That was my first attempt at using
>> file I/O. Thought I'd try it big time. You saw where that went.
> Ok, let's take a look.  It was from this message, right?
>    http://mail.python.org/pipermail/tutor/2005-July/039478.html
> That was such a while back that I think you probably learned a lot since
> then, and I think a few of the issues there were less about I/O and more
> about just general programming.
> Let's try a few things, just to see why you're getting stuck.  Can you
> write a program that reads in a file, and just prints all of its lines out
> to screen?

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