Fri May 4 14:42:00 GMT 2007
> -----Original Message-----
> From: On Behalf
> Of Dan Armbrust
> Sent: Friday, May 04, 2007 9:36 AM
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: popen problems
> I made the mistake of upgrading a cygwin install that was working.
> Python 2.4.3 (#1, May 18 2006, 07:40:45)
> [GCC 3.3.3 (cygwin special)] on cygwin
> Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
> >>> import os.path
> >>> os.popen('ls').readline()
> Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "<stdin>", line 1, in ?
> OSError: [Errno 13] Permission denied
> What on earth happened?
> Any idea how I can fix this? I can't open anything with popen from
What did you actually upgrade?
The current python version in Cygwin is 2.5 (yours is 2.4.3)
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