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Glob () function for recursively finding files in Python?

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To use Glob () to find files recursively, you need Python 3.5+. The glob module supports the "**" directive (which is only parsed if you pass a recursive flag) that tells Python to recursively search directories. 

Example

 import glob for filename in glob.iglob (’src / ** / *’, recursive = True): print ( filename) 

You can check the filename using any condition using an if statement. For older versions of Python, you can use os.walk to traverse a directory recursively and find files.


 import os, re, os.path pattern = "^ your_regex_here $" mypath = "my_folder" for root, dirs, files in os.walk (mypath): for file in filter (lambda x: re.match (pattern, x), files): print (file) 

This will match the filename with the regex you specified and print their names.


 



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