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Send2Trash -- Send files to trash on all platforms
Send2Trash is a small package that sends files to the Trash (or Recycle Bin) *natively* and on
*all platforms*. On OS X, it uses native ``FSMoveObjectToTrashSync`` Cocoa calls, on Windows, it
uses native (and ugly) ``SHFileOperation`` win32 calls. On other platforms, it follows the trash
specifications from
``ctypes`` is used to access native libraries, so no compilation is necessary.
Send2Trash supports Python 2.7 and up (Python 3 is supported).
You can download it with pip::
pip install Send2Trash
or you can download the source from and install it with::
>>> python install
>>> from send2trash import send2trash
>>> send2trash('some_file')
When there's a problem ``OSError`` is raised.