I'm trying to take two text files, compare them, then output the matches into a new text file. I've read the thread started by the1last, but that's outputting differences, not matches. I just started learning about python a couple days ago, so I don't know anything about what syntax or modules I should use.
Any thoughts or suggestions would be appreciated.
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I'm new to Python as well, but I think I could offer some help.
Well if you're looking to find lines that match up, instead of words, then you can do something like this:
file1 = open("file1.txt", "r") file2 = open("file2.txt", "r") file3 = open("file3.txt", "a") …
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