[Python-ideas] Add shutil.ignore_patterns() to shutil.rmtree()

George Fischhof george at fischhof.hu
Wed May 10 03:01:29 EDT 2017

2017. máj. 5. du. 7:02 ezt írta ("Oleg Broytman" <phd at phdru.name>):

On Fri, May 05, 2017 at 04:50:07PM +0200, George Fischhof <
george at fischhof.hu> wrote:
> yes, something like that ... ;-) but I use windows, and I want the feature
> in Python, with a simple and elegant way (1-2 commands)
> 2017-05-05 16:14 GMT+02:00 Oleg Broytman <phd at phdru.name>:
> > On Fri, May 05, 2017 at 03:55:37PM +0200, George Fischhof <
> > george at fischhof.hu> wrote:
> > > Actually it would be good if copytree() would be able to overwrite
> > > and directories.
> >
> >    Seems you want rsync, no?

   I can understand the need but I don't think such a library/script
should be in stdlib.

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But if shutil.copytree would be able to overwrite, it would be good, and
simetimes enough. And I think it is not too difficult to implement ;-)
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