Python under PowerShell adds characters

Marko Rauhamaa marko at
Wed Mar 29 15:13:02 EDT 2017

eryk sun <eryksun at>:
> PowerShell is far more invasive. Instead of giving the child process a
> handle for the file, it gives it a handle for a *pipe*. PowerShell
> reads from the pipe, and like an annoying busybody that no asked for,
> decodes the output as text,

You mean, a bit like Python3 does?


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