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Re: How to call two programs simultaneously from a running program

by GrandFather (Sage)
on Aug 11, 2008 at 05:15 UTC ( #703552=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to How to call two programs simultaneously from a running program

Take a look at fork.


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Re^2: How to call two programs simultaneously from a running program
by repellent (Priest) on Aug 11, 2008 at 05:40 UTC

      fork is a somewhat cross platform. system "... &" is rather system dependent. There is no telling what the OP is using of course and there is a fair chance that using & will do the trick for the OP.


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