Author gregory.p.smith
Recipients gregory.p.smith, haizaar, martin.panter, xtreak
Date 2019-07-01.00:09:59
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Issue 30154 that I've marked as a duplicate demonstrates this problem without using shell=True.  The solution I proposed handles that via the additional small timeout on the cleanup side, but still has the caveat that the grandchild processes keep running unless the caller used start_new_session=True.

See the PR.

We cannot reasonably determine when start_new_session=True should be a default behavior.  And I worry that doing it when it should not be will cause unexpected new problems with existing code.
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