PY shutil on win xp home version
inq1ltd at verizon.net
Fri Apr 20 02:04:22 CEST 2007
On Wednesday 18 April 2007 17:02, Tim Golden
> jim-on-linux wrote:
> > python help,
> > A client is using win xp home.
> > my program contains;
> > shutil.copyfile(n, 'prn')
> > This runs fine on win xp pro but they are
> > getting the following traceback.
> > File "LOP_PRT_10.pyc", line 170, in __init__
> > File "LOP_PRT_10.pyc", line 188, in Fprint1
> > File "shutil.pyc", line 47, in copyfile
> > IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory:
> > 'prn'
> > Since this runs ok on win xp pro, does this
> > have something to do with the home version of
> > xp.
> > I'm thinking of changeing 'prn' to 'lpt1'
> > and trying again but I don't want to use the
> > client as a testor. Or is there some other
> > explaination for the problem.
> Not that this is your question, but if you're
> trying to print under Windows have you looked
> for alternatives?
Thanks for the response,
I got the following to work on windows.
filename, None, ".", 0
However it prints the name of the file at the top
and adds a page number on the bottom. Is there
some way of eliminating the filename and page
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