More precise document on os.path.normpath()

Benjamin Kaplan benjamin.kaplan at
Tue Nov 24 02:59:39 CET 2009

On Mon, Nov 23, 2009 at 8:52 PM, Peng Yu <pengyu.ut at> wrote:
> After I tried os.path.normpath(), it is clear that the function
> doesn't return the trailing '/', if the path is a directory. But this
> fact is not documented. Should this be documented in future release of
> python.
> Also, I found the documentation of some functions in os.path are not
> clear. I have to try them in order to understand them for corner
> cases. I'm wondering if I can join the people who maintain the
> document to help improve it.
> --

Just file a bug report listing what part you find unclear and what you
suggest they put to clarify it.


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