Need help with os.system in linux

excord80 excord80 at
Sat Jan 17 02:32:49 CET 2009

On Jan 16, 7:05 pm, akshay bhat <akshayub... at> wrote:
> Hello
> i am calling a program using os.system in python on Linux.
> However in i found that program being executed and soon returned 256.
> but when i ran it using terminal i got proper results.
> Now in case of windows, python waits till the process is finished,
> Can you please tell me how to implement this in linux?

Maybe it runs faster in GNU/Linux? :)

Either way, you probably want to post some minimal example code if you
would like more help on this.

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