[Python-Dev] webbrowser.py: browser >/dev/null 2>&1

Delaney, Timothy C (Timothy) tdelaney at avaya.com
Wed Mar 23 21:43:48 CET 2005

Rodrigo Dias Arruda Senra wrote:

> However, there are two other issues:
> 1) If a *graphical* application  dumps messages to the console,
>    that might be disruptive to other console applications.
>    IMVHO, a log file should be used instead. (strong argument)

Perhaps instead webbrowser.py should redirect to a (preferably
specified) log file. The detail is then still available, but hidden from
normal usage.

Tim Delaney

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