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Author vstinner
Recipients brian.curtin, lemburg, loewis, tim.golden, vstinner
Date 2011-03-03.09:16:59
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> Does subprocess work from inside Windows GUI applications?

You mean: Python embedded in another program? I don't know. How can I test that?

I never see any warning in subprocess documentation saying that subprocess doesn't work on Windows in some cases. subprocess uses CreateProcessW() (by _subprocess.CreateProcess).

I suppose that CreateProcessW() can always be used.

Note: subprocess does still support Windows 9x. But there is an issue to drop this support: #2405 (Drop w9xpopen and all dependencies).
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