[Tutor] Working with files with python (gtk)
eike.welk at gmx.net
Thu Mar 15 12:24:35 CET 2007
On Thursday 15 March 2007 03:53, Edward A Robinson wrote:
> I guess what Im looking for is a python command that dose what the
> file command in the shell would do
I don't think there is anything like this in Python's standard
library. Probably Gnome has a library for identifying the file type
(I've read that KDE has one).
So you could ask on a Gnome mailing list for that library and use it.
Offcourse you could use the 'file' program and parse the output.
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