[Tutor] Raw string
bgailer at gmail.com
Mon Apr 19 00:48:47 CEST 2010
On 4/18/2010 5:49 PM, Neven Goršić wrote:
> When I get file path from DirDialog, I get in a (path) variable.
> Sometimes that string (path) contains special escape sequences, such
> as \x, \r and so on.
> When I try to open that file (whose name contains escape sequences) it
> doesn't work.
"It doesn't work" is too vague. Please show us a code snippet that
includes obtaining the file path, attempt to open and what happens. Do
you get a traceback (error message)? If so, please post it with the code.
Please also reply-all so a copy goes to the list.
> I know that raw string marker 'r' in front of string leaves char '\'
> as character and not as start of escape sequences,
> but I can not apply it to a variable name which contains file path.
> Is there a function with same effect as raw string marker, as my
> problem must be solved differently?
> Can you help me?
> Kind regards,
Chapel Hill NC
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