[Tutor] keeping track of the present line in a file

Alan Gauld alan.gauld at btinternet.com
Thu Jan 21 09:43:39 CET 2010

"sudhir prasad" <sudheer.kay at gmail.com> wrote 

> is there any other way to keep track of line number in a file other than
> fileinput.filelineno()

You could always do it manually by incrementing a counter every 
time you read a line. But what's the problem with filelineno()?

If you tell us what your problem is we might be able to offer 
a suggestion.

Alan Gauld
Author of the Learn to Program web site

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