Getting return value of another script

Grant Edwards grante at
Thu Mar 13 00:19:06 CET 2003

In article <mailman.1047509663.17178.python-list at>, Dylan Reinhardt wrote:

> I'm trying to launch a shell script from Python, but I want to get the 
> actual output of the script, not just the shell's exit status.

If you want both exit status and output, you probably want one
of the functions in the popen2 module or in the commands module.

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