Run an external program from Python?
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Wed Nov 8 12:56:49 CET 2000
"Joakim Hove" <hove at phys.ntnu.no> wrote in message
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> I am writing a small python program to automate the compilation of
> another (fortran) program. In this process I need my python program to
> call the "make" program.
> In Perl I would do simply:
> system("make PROG=Run");
> And the Perl program would wait around till the system call was
Yess it is and it's called TADA! system ;-)
and the system call blocks too while the other program is running.
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