How do I run an external system command on Windows?

noahspurrier at noahspurrier at
Mon Sep 18 23:44:59 CEST 2000

Thank you. Now I feel lame.


In article <8q5efg$b1e$1 at>,
  aahz at (Aahz Maruch) wrote:
> In article <8q5d2b$la8$1 at>,  <noahspurrier at>
> >
> >Does Python have something similar to Perl's "system" command or the
> >(backtick operator)? This would preferably be something cross-
> >I need this to work on Windows NT Win2K) and UNIX (OpenBSD).
> os.system()
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