Python extract filename and extension from filepath

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import os
inputFilepath = 'path/to/file/foobar.txt'
filename_w_ext = os.path.basename(inputFilepath)
filename, file_extension = os.path.splitext(filename_w_ext)
#filename = foobar
#file_extension = .txt

path, filename = os.path.split(path/to/file/foobar.txt)
# path = path/to/file
# filename = foobar.txt
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