os.access with wildcards

mike no.mail.here.at.here at gmail.com
Fri Oct 7 08:54:00 CEST 2005

thanks Leif.  poor question on my part.

I had been using


and was looking for something more readable, hence

    os.system('[ -e %s ]' % path )

but that doesn't seem like a good idiom for crossplatform.

I thought there may either be a way to escape the wildcards, or an
alternative to os.access, or ....

any othr ideas?

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