[Tutor] Problem with logic while extracting data from binary file

Bryan Fodness bryan.fodness at gmail.com
Fri Mar 28 00:03:31 CET 2008

On Thu, Mar 27, 2008 at 6:43 PM, bob gailer <bgailer at alum.rpi.edu> wrote:

> Bryan Fodness wrote:
> > Thanks again,
> The problem is that parseSequence gets the length of the block, then, in
> effect, skips to the next block. That bypasses the sub-sequences you want.

> parseSquence needs to examine the block for the sub-blocks beginning
> with \n0\x84\x00. This will probably require another while loop.

I will try that.

> Do you use a debugger? It has been very helpful to me in tracking down
> the problem. What operating system are you running? What IDE or
> development tool are you using?

I have not used a debugger yet, I was getting ready to try that.  I am using
IDLE on Windows Vista.

> [snip]
> --
> Bob Gailer
> 919-636-4239 Chapel Hill, NC

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