subprocess only good for win32?

Piet van Oostrum piet at vanoostrum.org
Thu Apr 1 22:55:46 CEST 2010


>>>>> wukong <novacompute at gmail.com> (w) wrote:

>w> also subprocess.py clearly says
>w> """
>w> import sys
>w> mswindows = (sys.platform == "win32")
>w> """

It may sound strange, but even in 64-bit Python on Win64,
sys.plattform=="win32". 

You can check that subprocess is working, e.g. with 
subprocess.call('dir', shell=True)
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