[Tutor] how to get response from os.system()

Luke Paireepinart rabidpoobear at gmail.com
Sun Mar 16 23:13:05 CET 2008

Nathan McBride wrote:
> Would you mind perhaps show an example running an interactive command like su and show how to send input to the commands waiting propmts?
Using the subprocess module, open a command and save the stdin and 
stdout pipes as variables.  Then write to the stdin to send data to the 
program, and read from stdout to get data from it.

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