Question: How to execute an EXE with Python?

Delaney, Timothy tdelaney at
Tue Aug 27 23:49:09 EDT 2002

> From: Fausto Arinos de A. Barbuto
> Peter Hansen <peter at> wrote:
> > Thus this should have worked:
> > 
> >  os.system(r'c:\fausto\execs\teste.exe')
>     This indeed does work. Thanks.
>     I wish I knew more Python. The road ahead is long
>     and winding, though.  :-(

It gets shorter before it gets longer though ...

i.e. after the initial hurdle, it's pretty much plain sailing ... until you
start looking deeper into it.

Tim Delaney

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