Tue, 23 Jan 2001 21:31:08 -0500
On Tue, Jan 23, 2001 at 05:13:29PM -0800, Matthias Hager wrote:
| I know this is off the subject of Python, but this is the only place I could think of to come to. But here's a Perl Q or two.
| 1. How can you get the current location of a user in *nix? Where they are at directory wise. And how can you change their location to a different directory? I want to kind of emulate the cd and evrything functions of bash.
Did you make a typo and type "perl" instead of "python" ? ;-)
print os.getcwd() # works on all platforms :-)
os.chdir( "/etc" ) # function works on all platforms, but the argument
# might give you some sort of invalid path error
Enjoy studying python on a python tutor list. :-)