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Old 07-11-2005, 06:14 PM   #1
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Question regular expression question

i have particular lines in a data file that i want to parse using python. each line starts with the text "dataset" as a sort of markup

dataset .... \n
where the "...." is the data i am interested in. so i basically want to retrieve the whole line, then do some processing. so, my question is is there a way to create a regular expresion that matches 'dataset....\n' ? where the .... can be any string of characters? thanks for any thoughts.
Old 07-11-2005, 07:03 PM   #2
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That should work


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