Unix Support

Python: Operating system access

Course description

This course is part of the Scientific Computing series.

This course develops a Python script that accesses the operating system in a number of ways:

  • Powerful processing of the command line
  • Navigation of the file system and inspection of directory content
  • Running of coupled Unix programs


All comments or questions regarding this course, and any course materials provided on this page, should be sent to escience-support@ucs.cam.ac.uk.

The title of this document is: Python: Operating system access
URL: http://www-uxsup.csx.cam.ac.uk/courses/moved.PythonOS/index.html