Executing Commands From Windows Service
half.italian at gmail.com
Sun Feb 7 22:43:02 CET 2010
On Feb 7, 11:02 am, T <misceveryth... at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have a script, which runs as a Windows service under the LocalSystem
> account, that I wish to have execute some commands. Specifically, the
> program will call plink.exe to create a reverse SSH tunnel. Right now
> I'm using subprocess.Popen to do so. When I run it interactively via
> an admin account, all is well. However, when I'm running it via
> service, no luck. I'm assuming this is to do with the fact that it's
> trying to run under the LocalSystem account, which is failing. What
> would be the best way around this? Thanks!
Try running/debugging your service from the commandline as
"<servicename> debug" That should lead you to the error.
Otherwise, we need to see a traceback and some code to be better able
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