search entire drive say c:
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Fri Feb 12 14:01:12 CET 2010
> can any of u help to search a file say "abc.txt" in entire c drive (windows)
> and print the path/s stating such a files presence.
Well, you can just do it from DOS:
c:\> dir /s/b/a abc.txt
Just use os.walk() and check the list of files returned at each
ROOT = "c:\\"
fname = "abc.txt".lower()
for p, d, f in os.walk(ROOT):
for fn in f:
if fn.lower() == fname:
print os.path.join(p, f)
You might also investigate using os.path.normcase() instead of
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