Reading stdout and stderr of an external program

Murali murali.dhanakoti at
Mon Jul 2 17:23:07 CEST 2007

Hi Python programmers,

I need to be able to read the stdout and stderr streams of an external
program that I launch from my python script. os.system( 'my_prog' +
'>& err.log' ) and was planning on monitoring err.log and to display
its contents. Is this the best way to do this?


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