[Tutor] how to extract data only after a certain condition is met

Emile van Sebille emile at fenx.com
Wed Oct 6 20:50:31 CEST 2010

On 10/6/2010 9:25 AM Eduardo Vieira said...

> Of course this solution is simpler:
> extracted = a[a.index("i")+1:]
> But I didn't want to build a list in memory with "readlines()" in the
> case of a file.

This is what I do unless the files are _really big_

For-me-really-big-is-over-200Mb-ish-ly y'rs,


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