[IPython-user] Arbitrary shell command execution

Benjamin Racine bjracine@glosten....
Tue Jul 15 18:24:13 CDT 2008


i don't know this for a fact, but i thought that prepending your command
with a ! or !! (on unix) does the trick.

my source...
http://www.onlamp.com/pub/a/python/2005/01/27/ipython.html?page=2 



>>> "Gosu Carpenter" <gosucarpenter@gmail.com> 07/15/08 4:16 PM >>>
I know ipython has several versions of basic shell commands - ls, cd,
cp,
mkdir, etc, but is there a way to run *any* command that is valid in
your
shell, including programs?



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