[IronPython] bug in commands module

Stuart Midgley sdm900 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 1 08:48:16 CET 2007

Yes, I realise it is a unix only command, I was just hoping that it  
might work on mono under unix.


> The commands module is Unix-only and more or less deprecated; it
> doesn't work on Windows in CPython either, so it's not an
> IronPython-specific issue.
> <http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-dev/2004-August/047779.html>
> Unfortunately it seems the subprocess module doesn't work on
> IronPython either because it wants to use Win32 APIs directly.  You'll
> have to use os.popen directly, or a native API.

Dr Stuart Midgley
sdm900 at gmail.com

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