[Tutor] getting filen basename without extension
timmichelsen at gmx-topmail.de
Thu Jan 10 14:33:01 CET 2008
> > What I found is this:
> > import os
> > myfile_name_with_path = 'path/to/my/testfile.txt'
> > basename = os.path.basename(myfile_with_path)
> > filename = os.path.splitext(basename)
> > myfile_name_without_suffix = filename
> The last two can be easily combined as:
> > myfile_name_without_suffix = os.path.splitext(basename)
> But otherwise you are using the "correct" mechanism if
> you want a reliable result.
Thanks for this confirmation.
I am happy to have made some tiny progress in my python learings...
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