Operations With the OS Module

Beginner

In this project, you will learn how to interact with the operating system using the `os` module in Python. You will create a multi-level directory, move and rename a directory, and create a file.

Python

Introduction

In this project, you will learn how to interact with the operating system using the os module in Python. You will create a multi-level directory, move and rename a directory, and create a file.

👀 Preview

$ python3 os_operations.py
## The "/home/labex/project/" directory has the following structure:
├── test1
│ └── first
└── test2
└── labex.txt

🎯 Tasks

In this project, you will learn:

  • How to create a multi-level directory using the os.makedirs() function
  • How to move and rename a directory using the os.rename() function
  • How to create a file and write content to it using the open() function and the with statement

🏆 Achievements

After completing this project, you will be able to:

  • Understand the basic operations you can perform on directories and files using the os module in Python
  • Apply these skills to automate common file and directory management tasks in your future projects
  • Enhance your Python programming skills and gain experience in working with the operating system

Teacher

labby

Labby

Labby is the LabEx teacher.