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Hi!

I want to parse a file that looks like this:

a0001: basbasdb
asbddsb
asdbasdb
abasbd
a0002: fffff
ffff
ffffff
ffff

a???? should be the key and the following lines should
be the value of a dictionary.

My solution looks like this:

regex=re.compil e(r'(?:^|\n)(\w \d\d\d\d):((?:. (?!\n\w\d\d\d\d :))*)',
re.DOTALL)
matches=regex.f indall(content)
for match in matches:
print match

I think there is a better solution than this, don't you?

thomas

Jul 18 '05 #1
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