On 5/16/06, "Martin v. L÷wis" <martin@v.loewis.de> wrote:

Rotem should simply avoid to fork() in the toplevel code of a module.

this is not what happened.
we called subprocess which itself called fork.

as a subprocess bug this could be easily fixed by moving the import in "os._execve".
we have made that fix locally and it fixes the problem.