[Pdx-pm] help with archivemail (python) ??

John Springer john at digitalmx.com
Sat Feb 10 14:26:41 PST 2007

On Feb 10, 2007, at 12:56 AM, Eric Wilhelm wrote:

> Only if you're giving a talk on Inline::Python in the next 4  
> months.  If
> you're calling it from a system call, you better use a list context  
> and
> check the return value or else you have to buy the beer :-D

It's @result=system($command); #whew!  escaped that one.

> "If you only know how to use a hammer, every problem begins to look  
> like
> a nail."
> --Richard B. Johnson
That would be me.  But it beats only having a pencil.  or a python.

On Feb 10, 2007, at 12:17 AM, Amy Farrell wrote:
> I've been working with python somewhat the last few months. I guess  
> you could say I know squat now, but it's still mostly Google for  
> me. To wit:
>> import tempfile  (seems to be a python module.. i'm suspicious  
>> this is where /tmp is coming from.)
> Yep. Read this (skim down to where it defines "tempdir" and you'll  
> see your solution:

your squat is way better than my squat.  thank you!  i wasn't smart  
enough to find that.

   John Springer
   Somewhere in Portland
   Where it's probably raining.

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