Author pitrou
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Date 2012-02-08.14:14:01
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> "file_paths(filtered_walk('.', included_files=['*.py']))" is a lot
> longer than "rglob('*.py')".
> 
> 
> It is, but is that a good enough reason to have both?

It is. globbing is a well-known operation that many people expect to be
easily done.

> However, this is not really faithful to the Python spirit, since it
> adds too many ways to do achieve the same effect, and ultimately
> confuses users.

Which "Python spirit" are you talking about? We have many high-level
tools in the stdlib.
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