commit 82fea5b42eadc4ac2d3f4f688613f140967e92b7
parent fffc618c519d10a7335eb5b06ab13d56ecea8561
Author: Sergey M․ <dstftw@gmail.com>
Date:   Sat,  8 Feb 2020 19:36:55 +0700

[compat] Introduce compat_realpath (refs #23991)

Diffstat:
Myoutube_dl/compat.py | 11+++++++++++
1 file changed, 11 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/youtube_dl/compat.py b/youtube_dl/compat.py @@ -2754,6 +2754,17 @@ else: compat_expanduser = os.path.expanduser +if compat_os_name == 'nt' and sys.version_info < (3, 8): + # os.path.realpath on Windows does not follow symbolic links + # prior to Python 3.8 (see https://bugs.python.org/issue9949) + def compat_realpath(path): + while os.path.islink(path): + path = os.path.abspath(os.readlink(path)) + return path +else: + compat_realpath = os.path.realpath + + if sys.version_info < (3, 0): def compat_print(s): from .utils import preferredencoding