10. File and Directory Access
The modules described in this chapter deal with disk files and directories. For
example, there are modules for reading the properties of files, manipulating
paths in a portable way, and creating temporary files. The full list of modules
in this chapter is:
- Section File Objects
- A description of Python’s built-in file objects.
- Module os
- Operating system interfaces, including functions to work with files at a lower
level than the built-in file object.
- Module io
- Python’s framework for dealing with I/O including reading and writing