A faster shutil.rmtree or maybe a command.

Giovanni Bajo noway at sorry.com
Tue Oct 11 11:53:49 CEST 2005

martijn at gamecreators.nl wrote:

> Sometimes I must delete 2 very big directory's.
> The directory's have a very large tree with much small file's in it.
> So I use shutil.rmtree()
> But its to slow.
> Is there a faster method ?

Is os.system("rm -rf %s" % directory_name) much faster?
Giovanni Bajo

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