# How to change the root directory of the current process in Python?

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You can use the os.chroot to change the root directory of the current process to path. This command is only available on Unix systems. You can use it as follows:

>>> import os
>>> os.chroot('/tmp/my_folder')

This changes the root directory of the script running to /tmp/my_folder.

Published on 26-Dec-2017 06:53:00