popening a process in a specific working directory

Sion Arrowsmith siona at chiark.greenend.org.uk
Wed Mar 5 13:23:24 CET 2008

Michael Torrie  <torriem at gmail.com> wrote:
>I'm currently using popen2.Popen4.  Is there a way to properly specify a
>particular working directory when launching a process in python?

Switch to using subprocess.Popen and specify the cwd argument.

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