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Re: Running programs on Windows

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)not-real.hank.org>
Date: Tue Sep 28 2004 - 16:46:24 GMT
On Tue, Sep 28, 2004 at 09:41:58AM -0700, Anthony Baratta wrote:
> P.S. The test code you sent me ove the weekend didn't work. ;-( The scan 
> "locked up" at the same point each time.

Ok, I'm looking at a new method now.

> Windows 2000 Server:
> ActiveState v5.6.1 Build 638
> (note: it does not like the waitpid line.
>         26: waitpid $pid,0 || warn $!;)

When you say it doesn't like it, does that mean it generates an error
message?

> output:
> 4916 [first arg1]
> 4916 [second arg2]
> 4916 [word]
> 4916 [quoted]
> 4916 [and]
> 4916 ["backslashed"]
> 4916 [word]
> 4916 [2word quoted and "backslashed" word]

Isn't that amazing?  So now I remember why I had that code in there.


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Bill Moseley
moseley@hank.org

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Received on Tue Sep 28 09:46:35 2004