spawnv question

Neil Cerutti cerutti at
Tue Feb 13 11:24:44 EST 2001

Dave Brueck posted:
>argv[0] is reserved for the program name.

Python gives you the ability to call programs while supplying an
erroneous program names to them. This is very useful, and it
makes perfect sense if you know various C libraries. After all,
spawning external programs should only be attempted by
experienced programmers.

Neil Cerutti <cerutti at>

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