sync databse table based on current directory data without losign previous values
gmx at ross.cx
Wed Mar 6 15:04:26 CET 2013
On Wed, 06 Mar 2013 12:52:00 +0100, Mark Lawrence
<breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> On 06/03/2013 07:45, Νίκος Γκρ33κ wrote:
>> I'am using this snipper to read a current directory and insert all
>> filenames into a databse and then display them.
>> But what happens when files are get removed form the directory?
>> The inserted records into databse remain.
>> How can i update the databse to only contain the existing filenames
>> without losing the previous stored data?
>> Here is what i ahve so far:
>> path = "/home/nikos/public_html/data/files/"
>> #read the containing folder and insert new filenames
>> for result in os.walk(path):
> You were told yesterday at least twice that os.walk returns a tuple but
> you still insist on refusing to take any notice of our replies when it
> suits you, preferring instead to waste everbody's time with these
> questions. Or are you trying to get into the Guinness Book of World
> Records for the laziest bastard on the planet?
Hold on a sec ...
for result in os.walk(path):
for filename in result:
So he *did* take notice of that.
Expectation is to iterate through a tuple like this:
for dirpath, dirnames, filenames in os.walk(path):
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