windows command-line

Gabriel Genellina gagsl-py2 at
Thu Jul 9 10:23:51 CEST 2009

En Wed, 08 Jul 2009 14:23:54 -0300, Emile van Sebille <emile at>  
> On 7/8/2009 10:07 AM Lucas Junqueira said...

>> Hi, I'd like to run a simple windows command-line program from within  
>> my python script and agt all the returt it generates. Is this possible?  
>> How can I do it?
> Depending on python version, look into subprocess, commands or os.pipe  
> and related.

commands is Unix only, and os.pipe by itself doesn't solve the problem -  
so we are left with subprocess, and that would be my reccomendation too.

Gabriel Genellina

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