[Python-ideas] [Python-Dev] os.path.normcase rationale?

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Sat Sep 25 03:56:06 CEST 2010

Guido van Rossum wrote:

> Maybe the API could be called os.path.unnormpath(), since it is in a
> sense the opposite of normpath() (which removes case) ?

Cute, but not very intuitive. Something like actualpath()
might be better -- although that's somewhat arbitrarily
different from realpath().


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