Problem with os.chdir()

Tim Golden mail at
Wed Mar 11 18:12:01 CET 2009

Hendrik van Rooyen wrote:
> "Tim Golden" <> wrote:
>> Well, a little bit of experimentation shows that you can
>> *create* paths this deep (say, with os.mkdir). But you
>> can't actually set the current directory to it. So the
> Is this also true if you try to go there by a succession
> of shorter hops of the ./next_level kind?
> - Hendrik

Yep. Seems to be. You reach a certain point and presumably
the internal "this is where I am" buffer runs out of oomph.


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