copy file over LAN

Teja tejovathi.p at gmail.com
Thu Mar 27 06:48:29 CET 2008


On Mar 27, 8:34 am, Astan Chee <st... at al.com.au> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have afileon another machine on the localnetwork(my machine and
> local machines are on windows) and I want tocopyit locally. Now the
> machine requires authentication and when I try to do a
> import shutil
> shutil.copy(r'\\remotemachine\c$\temp\filename',r'C:\folder\test.txt')
> and it gives me a IOError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: error, which I
> expect. How do I provide authentication tocopythisfile?
> Thanks for the help.
> Cheers
> Astan
>
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Hi,

Is the folder where the file is present i.e. "temp" in your case,
shared????
Can you share it and try it??

I  tried this way and it worked!

import shutil

shutil.copyfile(r'\\129.124.66.112\Samplesharedfolder\samplefile.txt',
r'C:\\Test\\temppp.txt')

Try this way and let me know



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