How to use os.access()??

bvdpoel at bvdpoel at
Fri Jul 13 23:39:16 EDT 2001

Nick Perkins wrote:
> <bvdpoel at> wrote in message
> news:3B4F82F8.D21C6EF3 at
> >
> > I'm trying to use os.access() in my program. But, I'm stuck trying to
> > figure out the parms... obviously the first is the filename; but the 2nd
> > is supposed to be a constant (?) like F_OK. Unfortunately, it doesn't
> > appear that the F_OK, etc are defined anywhere. Either the docs are
> > wrong (no way!), or I'm missing a module file (likely), or I'm just
> > totally wrong about everything (quite likely!).
> os.F_OK

Opps, dummy me. Guess if I'm using os.access() then os.F_OK makes sense! 

Thanks all!

Bob van der Poel ** Wynndel, British Columbia, CANADA **
EMAIL: bvdpoel at

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