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A Python module to manipulate NTFS hard links and junctions.

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A Python module to manipulate NTFS hard links and junctions.


Python 2.5 through 2.7 on Windows. No further dependencies, since we use ctypes to interact with Win32.

This is a pure Python module.


(c) 2012 the Mozilla Foundation and others, licensed under the Simplified BSD License. See the LICENSE file for details.

Change history

0.1.4 (2018-03-21)

  • Add getdirinfo to get information for a directory at a given path. [efiop]

0.1.3 (2014-04-13)

  • Don’t use custom descriptions for WinError. [sid0]

0.1.2 (2013-01-25)

  • Call CloseHandle after GetFileInformationByHandle. [barryp]
  • Add missing LICENSE file to manifest. [pombredanne]

0.1.1 (2012-04-20)

  • Fixed an issue with creating hardlinks. [sid0]

0.1 (2012-04-20)

  • Initial release. [rlacko]


  • Siddharth Agarwal [sid0]
  • Roman Lacko [rlacko]
  • Barry Pederson [barryp]
  • Philippe Ombredanne [pombredanne]

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