[New-bugs-announce] [issue14082] shutil doesn't support extended attributes

Antoine Pitrou report at bugs.python.org
Wed Feb 22 03:17:33 CET 2012

New submission from Antoine Pitrou <pitrou at free.fr>:

shutil doesn't provide any function which copies extended attributes on files. Note that "cp -a" does copy xattrs, but "cp -p" doesn't (and copy2() claims to work like "cp -p").

components: Library (Lib)
messages: 153922
nosy: benjamin.peterson, hynek, neologix, pitrou
priority: low
severity: normal
status: open
title: shutil doesn't support extended attributes
type: enhancement
versions: Python 3.3

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