executting a file from blender?

Is it possible to execute an .exe within a blender script? I want to use an external converter for a file exported from blender but Im not sure if its possible.

You could use the system or spawn (spawnv, spawnl, …) functions from the os module.


Ok Ive found it! thanks for the tip it was the OS module but the correct command is popen() this works in blender!

import os
print a 

This will execute dir and pump the results on the output window.

Is this OSI?