From: Mark Phillips <mark@mo...> - 2004-09-21 02:54:46
On Sep 20, 2004, at 6:02 PM, Oliver Bock wrote:
> If from within any servlet I call
> os.system("echo test")
> (or any other use of os.system()) then afterwards I am unable to stop
> the script using ^C. Should I be invoking external programmes using
> some other mechanism?
What are you trying to accomplish with the os.system call ?
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From: Ken Lalonde <ken@gl...> - 2004-09-21 17:22:49
Calling os.system from the WebKit threaded appserver will hang your server
under FreeBSD 4.9 (at least). Sounds like OS X has the same problem.
I worked around it by executing os.systems commands in a separate
helper process. For details, see: