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However I have found that backtick sometimes isn't supported well enough on Windows, whereas system() more often is.
Que? backticks (and qx//) are both fully supported on windows. What makes you think otherwise?
Of course, Aok from the syntax check doesn't always mean the code does what you expect or want :)
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