Author josh.r
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Date 2014-10-14.21:09:17
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(U) The examples for the function still show the return code in the form os.popen would produce (a program exiting with status 1 would return 256 as the status), but the new code from #10197 makes the status 1, not 256.

(U) This is a breaking change for code relying on what was already a legacy interface. Either the docs should call out the change, or the code needs to restore the previous behavior.

(U) Ultra simple repro:

>>> subprocess.getstatusoutput('python -c "exit(1)"')
Expected:
(256, '')
Actual:
(1, '')
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