How to check if file is in use?

Gerhard Häring gh at ghaering.de
Tue Jul 10 17:33:10 CEST 2007


loial wrote:
> Is there anyway in pythn to check whether a file is being used/written
> to by another process, e.g like the fuser command?

No, you'll have to use platform-specific methods (like calling fuser 
etc. with the subprocess module).

-- Gerhard



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