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Author ncoghlan
Recipients alex, cvrebert, eric.araujo, ncoghlan, pitrou
Date 2011-10-25.12:20:13
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I discovered a couple of APIs that were moved from the commands module to the subprocess module in 3.0:

However, they have issues, especially on Windows:

So part of this patch would include deprecating those two interfaces in favour of the new shutil ones - the existing APIs break the subprocess promise of never invoking the shell implicitly.
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