How to remove read-only from a file

Tim Golden mail at timgolden.me.uk
Fri Jun 6 18:05:03 CEST 2008


Robert Dailey wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Using Python 3.0, how can I remove a read-only property from a file in
> Windows XP? Thanks.

import os
import stat

os.chmod ("c:/temp/temp.txt", stat.S_IWRITE)

(Haven't actually checked that on Python 3.0 but I don't believe
it's changed...)

TJG



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