how to start a process and get it's pid?
dcrespo at gmail.com
Fri Nov 11 16:16:21 CET 2005
> >>> import subprocess
> >>> p = subprocess.Popen("c:/windows/notepad.exe")
> >>> p.pid
Yes, it works. But in my case, I need to run the program totally
separated from my main program. So, when I start a new program through
subprocess, it doesn't unlink. I mean, if I close my main app, so does
the launched program. With startfile() it does the job, but I then I
have to find what pid is through win32all module, etc.
it would be very good if I can use spawnl
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