Title: os.path.exists inconsistent between 32 bit and 64 bit
Type: behavior Stage: resolved
Components: Windows Versions: Python 2.7
Status: closed Resolution: not a bug
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: Nosy List: tim.golden, zxw
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2012-02-03 15:44 by zxw, last changed 2012-02-06 12:46 by zxw. This issue is now closed.

Messages (4)
msg152524 - (view) Author: zxw (zxw) Date: 2012-02-03 15:44
When I run the following line while the 32 bit version of python is installed it returns false, however with the 64 bit version it correctly returns true.

I'm using Python 2.7.2 with Windows 7 Professional 64bit.
msg152527 - (view) Author: Tim Golden (tim.golden) * (Python committer) Date: 2012-02-03 15:53
This is the Windows x64 file system redirector at work. I can't get 
through to msdn at the moment to get a link, but Google for those
msg152542 - (view) Author: zxw (zxw) Date: 2012-02-03 17:03
Ok, thanks, that fixed it. I'll probably post some example code for anyone else who stumbles across this with the same problem, don't have the time right now however.
msg152733 - (view) Author: zxw (zxw) Date: 2012-02-06 12:46
I've posted the code to
Date User Action Args
2012-02-06 12:46:57zxwsetmessages: + msg152733
2012-02-03 17:09:01brian.curtinsetresolution: not a bug
stage: resolved
2012-02-03 17:03:09zxwsetstatus: open -> closed

messages: + msg152542
2012-02-03 15:53:50tim.goldensetnosy: + tim.golden
messages: + msg152527
2012-02-03 15:44:56zxwcreate