[Tutor] Parsing os.popen(command) output

Bill Burns billburns at pennswoods.net
Sun Sep 11 23:23:58 CEST 2005

Bill wrote:
>> So I opted for this
>> wRes = float(data[1].strip(','))
>> which seems to work fine.

Orri wrote:
> You could just do
> wRes = float(data[1][:-1]) (up to the last digit, which would be the comma)


Thank you!

I had never used slicing before (until today). I learn something new 


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