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Re^2: How can I close a Windows program called from a my Perl script?

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Jan 18, 2013 at 21:01 UTC ( #1014124=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: How can I close a Windows program called from a my Perl script?
in thread How can I close a Windows program called from a my Perl script?

Killing the process may not be the same as closing it via its architected mechanism.

For example, the output file may not get properly closed and flushed leading to incomplete content.


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