A problem about File path encode

Gabriel Genellina gagsl-py at yahoo.com.ar
Tue Oct 10 11:55:58 CEST 2006

At Monday 9/10/2006 22:14, Kevien Lee wrote:

>   There is a problem about File path encode ,when i want to parse 
> an xml file.
>     xmldoc=minidom.parse("D:\Downloads\1.xml")
>IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: 'D:\\Downloads\x01.xml'
>See the red line.the file path"D:\Downloads\1.xml" auto  changed 
>I think may be the version cause the problem (version2.4) at the 
>beginning,but when i changed the version2.5 ,

\ is a escape character. Use "D:\\Downloads\\1.xml" or 
r"D:\Downloads\1.xml" or "D:/Downloads/1.xml"
(I wrote this same message a few hours ago...!)

Gabriel Genellina
Softlab SRL 

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