How do you conver output of "popen('ls')" to a list?

Ben Wolfson wolfson at uchicago.edu
Thu Feb 21 01:48:55 CET 2002


On Wed, 20 Feb 2002 06:09:26 -0600, husam wrote:

> os.listdir('.') gets you all the files in the '.' dircetory. This want
> work if i want to process some selected files. In contrast to this,
> "os.popen() allows you to pass arguments like "ls *txt" to retrieve only
> *.txt files.

In that case, you may want to try glob.glob().

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