All the files in a directory - which is largest?
Additional Python Facilities example from a Well House Consultants training course
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Source code: flist.py Module: Y115
import os, time
objects = os.listdir(".")
sofar = 0
name = ""
for item in objects:
size = os.path.getsize(item)
if size > sofar:
sofar = size
name = item
print "Largest file is "+name+ " at "+\
str(sofar) + " bytes"
changed = os.path.getmtime(name)
reform = time.ctime(changed)
print "It was last modified at "+str(changed)+\
" i.e. "+reform
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