Cannot create a new file
johng2001 at rediffmail.com
Mon Jun 21 21:57:37 EDT 2004
Peter Hansen wrote:
> Eric Belanger wrote:
>> Ive created a little script which, at the end of it, deals with
>> copying two files. All the script works fine except when its at the
>> copy line(s). Nothing gets copied, it crashes at the first open() line.
>> Before using open() I made it the lazy way first and wrote system("cp
>> "+file1+" "+file2), but gaves me that message:
>> IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory:
> Could you please include the full traceback, cut and pasted from
> the console, so that we can see the parts just before what you
> show above?
> Also it would probably be a good idea to include a code snippet
> showing the previous ten-or-so commands just before the failing
Use copyfile from shutil module instead. More Pythonic and you can debug
better. I think you are not in the right directory. Including abit more
code in the posting helps.
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