in reply to Fork Opens CMD Not the Process
my $cmd = 'C:/program files (x86)/vim/vim72/gvim.exe';
my $pid = system 1, "$cmd";
print "pid = $pid\n";
on Windows 7 64bit and the pid printed was that of gvim.exe.
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