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

Ben Hoyt benhoyt at gmail.com
Fri Nov 30 00:01:25 CET 2012

Agreed -- especially on the "cross-platform consistency" part, and the
well-defined fnmatch being a good place to start. -Ben

Isn't fnmatch's behaviour quite well defined? I think if it's not too
>> difficult it'd be better to mimic that (emulating "bad patterns" using
>> fnmatch where necessary on Windows).
> Personally, I would far prefer cross-platform consistency. The fnmatch
> behaviour is both better defined and more useful than the Windows behaviour.
> Paul
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