As I continue my conversion from vbScript to Python I am finding the gotchas. For example... A lot of my utility scripts take a file name or a file pattern as a parameter. My script, bitrate.vbs, for example allows me to invoke it as bitrate file bitrate pattern Technically file and pattern are identical since specifying a file is really just specifying a pattern that matches up to one file. To get file listings in vbScript I would just spawn a dos `dir` command and grab the output from stdout. In Python, however, they provide what I thought was a …

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