subprocess escaping POpen?!

Chris Withers chris at simplistix.co.uk
Thu Aug 5 16:56:20 CEST 2010


Tim Golden wrote:
> On 05/08/2010 15:49, Chris Withers wrote:
>> Tim Golden wrote:
>>>>> See http://pexpect.sf.net for a python version.
>>>>
>>>> ...which doesn't work on Windows.
>>>
>>> There is a winpexpect:
>>>
>>> http://pypi.python.org/pypi/winpexpect/1.3
>>
>> Are the two api-identical?
> 
>  From the bitbucket page:
> 
>  http://bitbucket.org/geertj/winpexpect/wiki/Home
> 
> """
> The API of winpexpect is identical to that of pexpect.
> The only difference is that you must use the class "winspawn"
> instead of "spawn"

...then why aren't they in the same fs&@ing package? ;-)

Chris

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