newbie : prune os.walk

Scott David Daniels Scott.Daniels at Acm.Org
Thu Mar 10 20:24:46 CET 2005


Rory Campbell-Lange wrote:
> Hi. How can I list root and only one level down? I've tried setting dirs
> = [] if root != start root, but it doesn't work. I clearly don't
> understand how the function works. I'd be grateful for some pointers.

     base = '/tmp/test'
     for root, dirs, files in os.walk(base):
         if root != base:
             dirs[:] = []


--Scott David Daniels
Scott.Daniels at Acm.Org



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