psexec and os.popen help

Volker Grabsch volker_grabsch at
Sun Jan 8 20:12:15 EST 2006

dennis.scales at wrote:
> popen3 did the trick. 

Use the modules "subprocess" ... it solves many problems, including
the problem of too many similar functions. :-)

These functions (execl, execv, popen, popen2, popen3, ...) are relicts
from C and very unpythonic. It's IMHO always a better programming style
to use "subprocess".



Volker Grabsch

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