This module contains some convenience routines for file-manipulation on the Macintosh.
macostools module defines the following functions:
FSSpecobjects. If createpath is non-zero dst must be a pathname and the folders leading to the destination are created if necessary. The method copies data and resource fork and some finder information (creator, type, flags) and optionally the creation, modification and backup times (default is to copy them). Custom icons, comments and icon position are not copied.
If the source is an alias the original to which the alias points is copied, not the aliasfile.
copy, default 1 megabyte.
Note that the process of creating finder aliases is not specified in
the Apple documentation. Hence, aliases created with
could conceivably have incompatible behaviour in some cases.