[Tutor] python's bash wait and ampersand equivalent?
chumpytown at gmail.com
Tue Apr 26 19:49:43 CEST 2005
Thanks Pierre & Kent. The subprocess.Popen worked beautifully.
On 4/26/05, Kent Johnson <kent37 at tds.net> wrote:
> chumpy town wrote:
> > Hello all,
> > I am trying to convert from bash to python for scripting. What is the
> > simplest & cleanest way to do the following in python:
> > #!/bin/bash
> > for i in `seq 1 1000`
> > do
> > my-other-script &
> > done
> > wait
> > echo "all done"
> You might like the subprocess module - something like this (untested!):
> from subprocess import Popen
> procs = [ Popen("my-other-script") for i in range(1000) ]
> for p in procs:
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