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Re: how to run non-waiting background process

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Mar 01, 2013 at 15:05 UTC ( #1021276=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to how to run non-waiting background process

Use:

system 1, 'theCommand';

I'm pretty sure that worked on 5.6.1; but it was a very long time ago.

If not, this will work:

system 'start /b theCommand';

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by Anonymous Monk on Mar 03, 2013 at 16:27 UTC

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