[issue9299] os.mkdir() and os.makedirs() add a keyword argument to suppress "File exists" exception.

Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis report at bugs.python.org
Sun Jul 25 02:15:27 CEST 2010

Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis <Arfrever.FTA at GMail.Com> added the comment:

I suggest to raise exception when target regular file exists:

    mkdir(name, mode)
except OSError as e:
    if not (exist_ok and e.errno == errno.EEXIST and path.isdir(name)):


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