Thomas Viehmann wrote: > if sys.stdin.readline()[1:] not in ['y','Y']: For added utility I might want to improve on that. Kind regards T. -- Thomas Viehmann, http://thomas.viehmann.net/ 'What'll we drink to?' Nick asked, holding up the glass. 'Let's drink to testing,' Bill said. 'All right,' Nick said. 'Gentlemen, I give you testing.' 'All testing,' Bill said. 'Everywhere.' 'Testing,' Nick said. 'That's what we drink to.'