472,973 Members | 2,195 Online
Bytes | Software Development & Data Engineering Community
Post Job

Home Posts Topics Members FAQ

Join Bytes to post your question to a community of 472,973 software developers and data experts.

how easily can glob.glob say Unix bash `echo *`

http://wiki.python.org/moin/glob now mentions:

The glob module lists names in folders that match Unix shell patterns.

If the elemental function emulating Unix bash `echo *` really is
missing from the 2.5 Python batteries included, then here's a brief
clear way of adding that function to Python.

Mind you, to date I've never written an elemental function for Python
that I haven't eventually found well-buried somewhere, e.g.,

P.S. glob.glob bash and glob.glob rm have no hits yet, said Google

Nov 3 '07 #1
0 1111

This thread has been closed and replies have been disabled. Please start a new discussion.

Similar topics

by: Georgy Pruss | last post by:
On Windows XP glob.glob doesn't work properly for files without extensions. E.g. C:\Temp contains 4 files: 2 with extensions, 2 without. C:\Temp>dir /b * aaaaa.aaa bbbbb.bbb ccccc ddddd ...
by: William Park | last post by:
(crossposted to comp.lang.python, because this may be of interest to them.) Python has try-block, within which you can raise exception. Once it's raised, execution breaks out of the try-block...
by: Magnus Jonneryd | last post by:
Hi, I'm planning on writing a program that interactively is fed input via a shell (bash). I also want to be able to write a shell script that executes various commands related to my program. In...
by: John Salerno | last post by:
Hi all. I just installed Ubuntu and I'm learning how to use the bash shell. Aside from the normal commands you can use, I was wondering if it's possible to use Python from the terminal instead of...
by: keyvanrahmadi | last post by:
hiya guys, i am trying to learn unix and i am sort of stuck in couple of questions, which i was hoping to get some help on. 1- i have created a file using the follwoing script: #!/bin/bash...
by: keyvanrahmadi | last post by:
Sorry if this post is rather long but hopefully you wont get bored half way through. I have a project in hand which i have started and have a deadline of 1 week. Basically what i need to do is to...
by: keyvanrahmadi | last post by:
Hello there guys, i think i am at the end of this, which i have to edmit has been a huge learning curve for me, but i still have couple of problems, which i was hoping you can help me. I think...
by: mark.bergman | last post by:
I am porting from Digital Unix to Linux (RHEL 4), and am seeing a difference in the return value of glob(). Given a non-existant directory "/tmp/a", and the following line of code: result =...
by: widevision7 | last post by:
I have a script where I am using glob to get a list of folders that end in "*import", but I am trying to change my directory to the previous one. Here is what I have: @directories =...
by: lllomh | last post by:
Define the method first this.state = { buttonBackgroundColor: 'green', isBlinking: false, // A new status is added to identify whether the button is blinking or not } autoStart=()=>{
by: DJRhino | last post by:
Was curious if anyone else was having this same issue or not.... I was just Up/Down graded to windows 11 and now my access combo boxes are not acting right. With win 10 I could start typing...
by: NeoPa | last post by:
Hello everyone. I find myself stuck trying to find the VBA way to get Access to create a PDF of the currently-selected (and open) object (Form or Report). I know it can be done by selecting :...
by: NeoPa | last post by:
Introduction For this article I'll be using a very simple database which has Form (clsForm) & Report (clsReport) classes that simply handle making the calling Form invisible until the Form, or all...
by: Teri B | last post by:
Hi, I have created a sub-form Roles. In my course form the user selects the roles assigned to the course. 0ne-to-many. One course many roles. Then I created a report based on the Course form and...
by: isladogs | last post by:
The next Access Europe meeting will be on Wednesday 1 Nov 2023 starting at 18:00 UK time (6PM UTC) and finishing at about 19:15 (7.15PM) Please note that the UK and Europe revert to winter time on...
by: nia12 | last post by:
Hi there, I am very new to Access so apologies if any of this is obvious/not clear. I am creating a data collection tool for health care employees to complete. It consists of a number of...
by: isladogs | last post by:
The next online meeting of the Access Europe User Group will be on Wednesday 6 Dec 2023 starting at 18:00 UK time (6PM UTC) and finishing at about 19:15 (7.15PM). In this month's session, Mike...
by: GKJR | last post by:
Does anyone have a recommendation to build a standalone application to replace an Access database? I have my bookkeeping software I developed in Access that I would like to make available to other...

By using Bytes.com and it's services, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

To disable or enable advertisements and analytics tracking please visit the manage ads & tracking page.