Remove diretory with files in it
phr-n2002b at NOSPAMnightsong.com
Sat Aug 24 22:58:44 EDT 2002
samuel Parkay <sap at eibnet.com> writes:
> I can;'t seem to make the os.rmdir()path) command to work the way I
> need it . I would like it to be like" rm -rf" in unix . It keeps
> throwing an exception about not being empty. Is there a way to rmove
> a directory and it's contents in python?
You have to remove all the contents before you can rmdir a directory.
Using os.system("rm -rf directory") is probably the simplest.
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