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Re: Re: Re: They didn't give me a fork so I have to eat with a spawn.

by Anonymous Monk
on Oct 08, 2002 at 02:00 UTC ( #203545=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: They didn't give me a fork so I have to eat with a spawn.
in thread They didn't give me a fork so I have to eat with a spawn.

will the parent process have to wait until the child complete?
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Re: Re: Re: Re: They didn't give me a fork so I have to eat with a spawn.
by RMGir (Prior) on Oct 08, 2002 at 11:55 UTC
    If you use ActivePerl's fork, I believe so, since no new process is actually created.

    If you use CreateProcess, I don't think so.
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    Mike

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