multi-threaded *nix program needs to spawn an external program/script

Jason Orendorff jason at
Wed Feb 6 23:34:13 CET 2002

arbalt at wrote:
> Would it make sense to add a function to python for *nix systems
>     that would do the "start an executable file as a new process"?

Try os.spawnv(); it should work for both Unix and Windows.

## Jason Orendorff

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