moving a file in a filesystem-independent way?
inyeol.lee at siimage.com
Fri Jan 31 00:42:36 CET 2003
On Thu, Jan 30, 2003 at 04:29:34PM -0700, Fernando Perez wrote:
> Hi all,
> I've stumped myself today with a seemingly silly problem, and I'd like to
> hear a bit from the experts.
> I need to move a file from A to B, under Linux. Simple enough task, use
> os.rename(A,B). Right?
> Depending on whether A and B are located on the same filesystem or not, the
> call may fail with a nice
> OSError: [Errno 18] Invalid cross-device link
shutil.move(src, dst), new in 2.3
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