File Permissions

Sybren Stuvel sybrenUSE at
Fri Mar 10 15:49:57 CET 2006

Sebastjan Trepca enlightened us with:
> Those constants are in stat module so add "import stat" before the
> program.

Yeah, but just opening the file is more Pythonic than first checking
if it can be opened in the first place.

The problem with the world is stupidity. Not saying there should be a
capital punishment for stupidity, but why don't we just take the
safety labels off of everything and let the problem solve itself? 
                                             Frank Zappa

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