[Tutor] python equivalent of perl readlink()?
bill at celestial.net
Mon Oct 16 07:06:47 CEST 2006
On Sun, Oct 15, 2006, Michael P. Reilly wrote:
> On 10/15/06, Bill Campbell <bill at celestial.net> wrote:
> Is there a python equivalent of the perl readlink() function
> (e.g. one that returns the relative path in cases where a command
> such as ``ln -s ls /usr/local/bin/gls'' created the link?
> Reading the documentation on the various os.path functions, the
> only thing I see returns the fully resolved path rather than the
> relative one (/usr/local/bin/ls in the case above).
> The function is in the os module (
Silly me. I was looking in the os.path module :-).
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