Author fdrake
Recipients Charles Daffern, docs@python, eric.araujo, fdrake, serhiy.storchaka
Date 2016-01-15.18:44:28
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It's not at all obvious that the intention is to ensure such an argument should be treated only as a command external to the shell.

If an application really wants to ensure the command is not handled as a shell built-in, it should use shell=False.

Making this clear in the documentation is reasonable.
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