[Python-ideas] BetterWalk, a better and faster os.walk() for Python

Ben Hoyt benhoyt at gmail.com
Thu Nov 22 20:23:31 CET 2012

> It doesn't work on FreeBSD 9.1. Here's a quick failure in  the source
> ('.', [u'', u'', u'erwalk.py', u'erwalk.pyc', u'p.py'], [u'ignore',

Thanks. FreeBSD seemed to have the same "problem" as Mac OS X (issue
#2). I fixed this on the GitHub repo now -- please try again.

> I also got [a TypeError] trying to run the benchmark program on 3.2 (this
> is python-ideas, which means things discussed here are bound for
> Python 3):

Yeah, sorry about that. I'd certainly tested the benchmark on Python
3.x, however not the directory tree creation. Again, fixed now on


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