return values of os.system() on win32
pwatson at redlinepy.com
Fri Jan 13 14:06:12 EST 2006
> Is it safe to say that any value returned by os.system() other than 0 is
> an error?
> if os.system('winver') != 0:
> print "Winver failed!"
> print "Winver Worked."
What are you really seeking to do? Are you wanting to detect if your
code is running on a Windows machine? Are you wanting to know the
version number of Windows? Why not use popen2() and see the output?
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