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Re^3: Launch file without console window

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Dec 24, 2012 at 02:39 UTC ( #1010151=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: Launch file without console window
in thread Launch file without console window

"start /B /MIN cmd /c file.html" ... anyone knew where these command switches were documented,

Hm. You should not need any switches -- for a start [sic] /b (no new window) and /min (minimise new window) are contradictory.

As a Windows user, you should be familiar with /?, it works with most of the windows commands.


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[marto]: ambrus, thanks I ended up going with '//*[starts- with(@id, "thread_")]...
[ambrus]: Sometimes it's easier to just match elements in ways other than xpath, like directly with perl code.
[marto]: this is a cheap hack, a script that doesn't need to run for long, using WWW::Mechanize:: Firefox to drive some awful interface.
[marto]: if it were anything more serious I'd spend more time looking into it properly :P

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