Accessing Windows Network Share?
frikker at gmail.com
Thu Aug 16 20:46:01 CEST 2007
On Aug 16, 2:43 pm, "Chris Mellon" <arka... at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 8/16/07, frikk <frik... at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I previously posted about accessing SharePoint over the web. Well I
> > have since given up any easy means of doing this, since something else
> > has perked my interest. Instead of going tohttp://sharepoint/site,
> > why not just access \\sharepoint\site\ directly?
> > So my question is this - How do I access that network share?
> > If I go to start -> run, and type in "\\SharPointServer\Site\Folder",
> > windows explorer will pop up with it. I suppose I could have a little
> > batch script that python runs to map the drive to a local letter, like
> > J:, but this does not seem necessary.
> > Suggestions?
> > This does not work, for obvious reasons:
> > >>> import glob.glob
> > >>> glob.glob("\\\\server\\folder\\*")
> > 
> I don't see whats "obvious" about this. Access to windows shares is
> handled by Windows in a VFS layer, and glob and all other Python file
> access works fine over them for me.- Hide quoted text -
> - Show quoted text -
Haha ok, you're right its not obvious. Sorry for that.
But that code does not work - should it?
Do you have an example of glob working over a file share, not a
network mapped drive?
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