Help with paths
alex.kapps at web.de
Mon Oct 18 23:43:23 CEST 2010
On 18.10.2010 23:24, Devin M wrote:
> Hello, I am using os.path to get the absolute paths of a few
> directories that some python files are in.
> FIlePath = os.path.dirname(os.path.realpath(__file__))
> which returns a path similar to /home/devinm/project/files
> Now I want to get the directory above this one. (/home/devinm/
> project/) Is there a simple way to do this? I was considering spliting
> apart the path and then reconstructing it with the last folder left
> off. Hope theres a better way to do this.
> Devin M
os.path.split() is designed for this
In : path="/home/devinm/project/files"
In : import os.path
In : os.path.split(path)
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