path.py implements a path objects as first-class entities, allowing common operations on files to be invoked on those path objects directly. For example:
from path import Path d = Path('/home/guido/bin') for f in d.files('*.py'): f.chmod(0755)
path.py is hosted at Github.
Documentation is hosted with PyPI.
Guides and Testimonials
Yasoob has written the Python 101 Writing a Cleanup Script based on path.py.
Path.py may be installed using setuptools, distribute, or pip:
The latest release is always updated to the Python Package Index.
You may also always download the source distribution (zip/tarball), extract it, and run python setup.py to install it.
To install an in-development version, use the Github links to clone or download a snapshot of the latest code. Alternatively, if you have git installed, you may be able to use pip or easy_install to install directly from the repository:
To run the tests, refer to the .travis.yml file for the steps run on the Travis-CI hosts.