[Tutor] how to clear contents of a file
alan.gauld at btinternet.com
Wed Feb 10 09:50:26 CET 2010
"sudhir prasad" <sudheer.kay at gmail.com> wrote
> how to clear contents of a file with out actually deleting it,
reopening it for write will, clear the contents.
> basically wat im trying to do is copy a source file into a common file
> the common file,after that i need to copy another source file into the
> common file,i ant to clear the contents of the common file before
This is such a bizarre thing to do that I have to ask why you are doing it?
There are so many ways to execute a piece of source code from
within a python program why on earth are you creating a new file to do so?
There may be a valid reason but I can't think of one. If you describe the
wider problem we may be able to offer an alternative solution that
does not require you to copy the code at all.
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