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Author vstinner
Recipients David.Benjamin, jcea, python-dev, vstinner
Date 2012-10-04.13:30:58
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I did a similar commit two years ago, but I reverted it because I failed to find a solution for the bootstrap issue.

changeset:   60673:7c90ac194e40
branch:      legacy-trunk
parent:      60664:d7d5c76545fb
user:        Victor Stinner <>
date:        Sun Apr 18 09:07:49 2010 +0000
files:       Lib/
platform: use subprocess.Popen() instead of os.popen() in _syscmd_file()

 * Popen() avoids ugly shell escape: target.replace('"', '\\"')
 * Use proc.communicate() instead of
 * Get output from stdout by splitting with ": " instead of splitting by spaces
   to support filename with spaces
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2012-10-04 13:30:58vstinnersetrecipients: + vstinner, jcea, python-dev, David.Benjamin
2012-10-04 13:30:58vstinnersetmessageid: <>
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