Rename file without overwriting existing files

Ben Finney ben+python at
Mon Jan 30 19:17:56 EST 2017

Peter Otten <__peter__ at> writes:

> and from a quick test it appears to work on Linux:

By “works on Linux”, I assume you mean “works on filesystems that use
inodes and hard links”. That is not true for all filesystems, even on

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