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Re^2: Problem with 'system' function in Windows Vista

by jdtoronto (Prior)
on Mar 20, 2007 at 17:46 UTC ( #605719=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Problem with 'system' function in Windows Vista
in thread Problem with 'system' function in Windows Vista

Hi Joost,

The

I keep forgetting what system(1, @command) does. (it's windows specific, right?)
Is Windows specific, it is meant to give a non-blocking system call - it gets the result of the creation of the child process and returns it. I have also tried it without the 1, works as expected and gives the same error.

jdtoronto


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