What is a cross-platform way to get the home directory?
os.path module in Python provides a cross-platform way to get the home directory. The
expanduser() function can be used to get the home directory on any platform. Here is an example code snippet:
import os home_dir = os.path.expanduser("~") print(home_dir)
This will return the home directory path of the current user. On Windows, it will typically return something like
C:\Users\username, and on macOS and Linux, it will typically return something like