What is the difference between os.path.basename() and os.path.dirname()?
I'm new in Python programming and while studying I had this doubt about this two functions. I already searched for answers and read some links, but didn't understood. Can anyone give some simple explanation?
Both functions use the
os.path.split(path) function to split the pathname
path into a pair;
os.path.dirname(path) function returns the head of the path.
E.g.: The dirname of
os.path.basename(path) function returns the tail of the path.
E.g.: The basename of