Parse a file checking each line against a criterion
String Handling example from a Well House Consultants training course
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Source code: Pythoners Module: Y108
# Look for all people who can program in Python
# Sample data line
# nigel PHP Python Java Perl
# should report just "nigel"
fh = open("../y105/requests.xyz","r")
igot = fh.readlines()
for line in igot:
if line.find("Python") > -1:
about = line.split()
# Extra print statement to add a new line after the report
""" Sample output
WomanWithCat:y108 grahamellis$ python3 Pythoners
hazel leane olivia adam barry harry ken nigel rupert
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