RE: plz help how to print python variable using os.system()
Grant Edwards wrote:
> On 2008-01-16, Lutz Horn <[hidden email]> wrote:
>> On Wed, 16 Jan 2008 05:29:08 -0800 (PST), [hidden email] >> said:
>>> var = "/home/anonymous"
>>> os.system("echo $var)
>> os.system("echo %s" % var)
> Though one wonders why one would do that instead of simply doing
> print var
Only reason I can think of is to learn how to use os.system before doing
something larger. But the OP should be using subprocess or popen in most
cases anyway ...