[rb-general] patching python glob

Bernhard M. Wiedemann bernhardout at lsmod.de
Wed May 24 11:58:58 CEST 2017

On 2017-05-24 11:10, Peter Stuge wrote:
> So the default for glob() *is* to sort. Doesn't Python use the default
> when calling glob()? I do think it would make sense to use the default
> also by default in Python.

The python glob module also implements an 'iglob' returning an iterator
so you can process files in a loop without having a list of all of them
and that might be why they use scandir(3)

and without a complete list of all files, you can not do a useful sort.

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