How do I copy a file in Python?

You can use Python shutil module to copy files in Python as shown in the below example –

FunctionCopies
metadata
Copies
permissions
Uses file objectDestination
may be directory
shutil.copyNoYesNoYes
shutil.copyfileNoNoNoNo
shutil.copy2YesYesNoYes
shutil.copyfileobjNoNoYesNo

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