[Tutor] Reading large bz2 Files
norman at smash-net.org
Fri Feb 19 21:49:54 CET 2010
Am 19.02.2010 21:42, schrieb Lie Ryan:
> On 02/19/10 23:42, Norman Rieß wrote:
>> i am trying to read a large bz2 file with this code:
>> source_file = bz2.BZ2File(file, "r")
>> for line in source_file:
>> print line.strip()
>> But after 4311 lines, it stoppes without a errormessage. The bz2 file is
>> much bigger though.
>> How can i read the whole file line by line?
> Is the bz2 file an archive?
>  archive: contains more than one file
No it is a single file. But how could i check for sure? Its extracts to
a single file...
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