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

Oleg Broytman phd at phdru.name
Mon Oct 8 13:07:48 CEST 2012

On Mon, Oct 08, 2012 at 12:00:22PM +0200, Ronald Oussoren <ronaldoussoren at mac.com> wrote:
> Or CIFS filesystems mounted on a Linux?   Case-sensitivity is a file-system property, not a operating system one.

   But there is no API to ask what type of filesystem a path belongs to.
So guessing by OS name is the only heuristic we can do.

     Oleg Broytman            http://phdru.name/            phd at phdru.name
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