PEP 324: popen5 - New POSIX process module

Andrew MacIntyre andymac at
Tue Jan 6 23:22:17 CET 2004

On Tue, 6 Jan 2004, Moore, Paul wrote:

> From: Peter Astrand [mailto:astrand at]

> > The only drawback with "process" is that it is already in use by
> >
> Ah. I wasn't aware of that module. I wonder whether Trent would be willing
> to combine his code and yours somehow, and donate the name?

There might be some logic to making this a subpackage of os (os.process ?),
which already has a doc subsection for process management functions,
rather than a separate top level module (like popen2).

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