PYTHON gzgetss

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Python replacement for PHP's gzgetss [ edit | history ]
Just use the gzip module.
http://docs.python.org/2/library/gzip.html

import gzip
f = gzip.open('/home/joe/file.txt.gz', 'rb')

line1 = f.readline()
line2 = f.readline()


Then use strip_tags for the html tag stripping.

PHP gzgetss

PHP original manual for gzgetss [ show | php.net ]

gzgetss

(PHP 4, PHP 5)

gzgetss Get line from gz-file pointer and strip HTML tags

Description

string gzgetss ( resource $zp , int $length [, string $allowable_tags ] )

Identical to gzgets(), except that gzgetss() attempts to strip any HTML and PHP tags from the text it reads.

Parameters

zp

The gz-file pointer. It must be valid, and must point to a file successfully opened by gzopen().

length

The length of data to get.

allowable_tags

You can use this optional parameter to specify tags which should not be stripped.

Return Values

The uncompressed and striped string, or FALSE on error.

Changelog

Version Description
4.0.0 allowable_tags was added.

Examples

Example #1 gzgetss() example

<?php
$handle 
gzopen('somefile.gz''r');
while (!
gzeof($handle)) {
   
$buffer gzgetss($handle4096);
   echo 
$buffer;
}
gzclose($handle);
?>

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