[Python-ideas] PEP 428 - object-oriented filesystem paths

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Sun Oct 7 01:21:01 CEST 2012

Antoine Pitrou wrote:
> Personally, I cringe everytime I have to type
> `os.path.dirname(os.path.dirname(os.path.dirname(...)))` to go two
> directories upwards of a given path. Compare, with, say:
>>>>p = Path('/a/b/c/d')

Or if we allow slicing,



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