File checks - is it a directory, when was it modified
File Handling example from a Well House Consultants training course
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Source code: filechex Module: Y110
from os.path import *
names = ["requests.xyz","nonsuch.txt","filechex"]
for datafile in names:
print "Testing file ",datafile
print "This file exists"
if isfile(datafile): "It is a regular file"
if isdir(datafile): "It is a directory"
print "It was modified",getmtime(datafile)
print "I cannot see a file of this name"
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