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library to launch program in linux

Hi there,

I'm a new user. What library should I use so that I can launch program
in linux using python? Thank you in advance.

Sep 6 '07 #1
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On 2007-09-06, id**********@gmail.com <id**********@gmail.comwrote:
I'm a new user. What library should I use so that I can launch
program in linux using python? Thank you in advance.
subprocess

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Sep 6 '07 #2
In message <ma*************************************@python.or g>, Laszlo Nagy
wrote:
Grant Edwards wrote:
>On 2007-09-06, id**********@gmail.com <id**********@gmail.comwrote:
>>I'm a new user. What library should I use so that I can launch
program in linux using python?

subprocess
Hmm, there are some others...
subprocess subsumes them all.
Sep 7 '07 #3
On 2007-09-07, Lawrence D'Oliveiro <ld*@geek-central.gen.new_zealandwrote:
In message <ma*************************************@python.or g>, Laszlo Nagy
wrote:
>Grant Edwards wrote:
>>On 2007-09-06, id**********@gmail.com <id**********@gmail.comwrote:

I'm a new user. What library should I use so that I can launch
program in linux using python?
subprocess
Hmm, there are some others...

subprocess subsumes them all.
And someday soon, subprocess will RULE THE WORLD! BWA-HAHAHAHAH!

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Sep 7 '07 #4
On Sep 7, 2:49 am, Grant Edwards <gra...@visi.comwrote:
On 2007-09-06, idzwan.ni...@gmail.com <idzwan.ni...@gmail.comwrote:
I'm a new user. What library should I use so that I canlaunch
programin linux using python? Thank you in advance.

subprocess

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Grant Edwards grante Yow! Hello, GORRY-O!!
at I'm a GENIUS from HARVARD!!
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can you please show me the sample code using subprocess library. I
would like user to have few option, program they could run. say,
firefox and x chat. thank you

Sep 12 '07 #5
On 2007-09-12, id**********@gmail.com <id**********@gmail.comwrote:
>>I'm a new user. What library should I use so that I canlaunch
programin linux using python? Thank you in advance.
can you please show me the sample code using subprocess library.
http://docs.python.org/lib/module-subprocess.html
I would like user to have few option, program they could run.
say, firefox and x chat.
I'd like to be 15 years younger.

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Sep 12 '07 #6

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