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A module wrapper for os.path


License is indicated in the project metadata (typically one or more of the Trove classifiers). For more details, see this explanation. implements a path objects as first-class entities, allowing common operations on files to be invoked on those path objects directly. For example:

from path import Path
d = Path('/home/guido/bin')
for f in d.files('*.py'):
    f.chmod(0755) is hosted at Github.

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Installing may be installed using setuptools, distribute, or pip:

pip install

The latest release is always updated to the Python Package Index.

You may also always download the source distribution (zip/tarball), extract it, and run python to install it.


To install an in-development version, use the Github links to clone or download a snapshot of the latest code. Alternatively, if you have git installed, you may be able to use pip or easy_install to install directly from the repository:

pip install git+


Tests are continuously run by Travis-CI:

To run the tests, refer to the .travis.yml file for the steps run on the Travis-CI hosts.


Tagged releases are automatically published to PyPI by Travis-CI, assuming the Python 3 build passes.

File Type Py Version Uploaded on Size (md5) Python Wheel py2.py3 2017-01-02 27KB (md5) Source 2017-01-02 33KB