deleting directory tree

Daniel Dittmar daniel.dittmar at sap.com
Wed Nov 21 10:31:15 CET 2001


> Can someone explain what os.removedirs() does? I needed a function to
remove
> a directory and all its files and subdirectories, and ended up writing
one.
> It seems that there should be such a function in os, but I drew a blank.

Use shutil.rmtree ().

Daniel






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