[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...

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

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