Weird behaviour re: Python on Windows

Jerry Hill malaclypse2 at
Wed Jan 14 05:42:51 CET 2009

On Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 5:29 PM, Kevin Jing Qiu
<kevin.jingqiu at> wrote:
> I've been experiencing weird behavior of Python's os module on Windows:
> Here's the environment:
> Box1: Running Windows 2003 Server with Apache+mod_python
> Box2: Running Windows 2003 Server with Zope/Plone and Z:\ mapped to D:\
> on Box1
> It appears any os calls that deals with file/dir on the mapped drive is
> problematic.

What user is this running as?  By any chance is it running as the
Local System user?  If so, that user has no network privileges,
including to mapped drives.


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