Python os.mkdir() Method


Description

Python method mkdir() create a directory named path with numeric mode mode. The default mode is 0777 (octal). On some systems, mode is ignored. Where it is used, the current umask value is first masked out.

Syntax

Following is the syntax for mkdir() method −

os.mkdir(path[, mode])

Parameters

Return Value

This method does not return any value.

Example

The following example shows the usage of mkdir() method.

#!/usr/bin/python

import os, sys

# Path to be created
path = "/tmp/home/monthly/daily/hourly"

os.mkdir( path, 0755 );

print "Path is created"

When we run above program, it produces following result −

Path is created
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