[Tutor] Some Questions about Python

Danny Yoo dyoo at hkn.eecs.berkeley.edu
Tue Aug 3 22:35:49 CEST 2004

On Tue, 3 Aug 2004, Ali Polatel wrote:

>    1.Can we delete or create a file with Python?
>    2.Can we rename a file with Python?

Hi Ali,

You may want to look at:


The functions os.unlink() and os.rename() should apply to your question.

You may also want to look at some tutorials at:


as these should cover how to do standard input-output in Python.

>    3.How can we restart a computer or shutdown a computer with python?

We actually had some discussion about this yesterday.  Here's a link to
the relevant thread:


Good luck!

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