Trouble with os.system
gerald.britton at gmail.com
Wed Feb 3 18:54:20 CET 2010
Can you post your code?
On Wed, Feb 3, 2010 at 12:47 PM, Cpa <cp.astolfi at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi there,
> I'm having some trouble with os.system on Fedora 12.
> I have a bunch of .tex files in tmp/ and I want to compile them.
> In my shell, the following commands work perfectly : 'for file in tmp/
> *.tex; do pdflatex "$file"; done'.
> But if I use the same command using os.system(), it will compile
> correctly every file except the last one, for which it raises an error
> (I get a prompt, as if I did a syntax error in tex document).
> I suspected some kind of escaping issue, but it won't even work with
> files such as : foo.txt, bar.txt.
> Any idea ?
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