[Tutor] python newbie..system call help
pindzola at charter.net
Wed Jul 13 02:12:42 CEST 2005
I am writing a small program to speed up the efficiency of me on my home
linux machine. I need it to communicate serveral times to the bash shell
to issue and retrieve info. I took a guess and tryed the system()
function call, but python quickly rejected that.
Should I be even trying to make a system call? Is there a better way to
talk to the shell? Either way, please enlighten me. Thanks.
Also, this is my first time using the python tutor and I am new to
python itself also, although I have done small amounts of programming in
other languages before...Please fill me in on any procedures in the
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