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Re: Windows 7: fork in perl script spawns new cmd window

by mpeppler (Vicar)
on Jan 25, 2013 at 09:51 UTC ( #1015311=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Windows 7: fork in perl script spawns new cmd window

OK - so adding "call" like so

open(IN, "call svn info ... | ");
fixes the problem - but I'd still like to understand why this is needed in this new environment, and isn't needed on other W7 machines or older XP machines around here.

Michael


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