Back
Close

Computing with Data

elgeish
496.7K views

Executing Shell Commands

Shell commands can be executed from within Python using the function system("shell command"), which is defined in the module os. A newer alternative to os.system that provides much more flexible functionality is the call function, which is defined in the subprocess module:

Create your playground on Tech.io
This playground was created on Tech.io, our hands-on, knowledge-sharing platform for developers.
Go to tech.io