[issue11003] os.system should be deprecated in favour of subprocess module

R. David Murray report at bugs.python.org
Thu Jan 27 04:05:40 CET 2011

R. David Murray <rdmurray at bitdance.com> added the comment:

I wasn't around when that decision was made, but looking at the posixmodule.c source, system is a straightforward wrapper, but popen gets...byzantine on anything but unix.

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