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Re: Backticks within child process

by onelesd (Pilgrim)
on Jul 09, 2012 at 17:03 UTC ( #980726=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Backticks within child process

It would help if you pasted your output, and also what you expected to see.

I suspect you wanted to see something like:

hello [ps output] world hello [ps output] world hello [ps output] world

But instead you are seeing something like:

hello hello hello [ps output] [ps output] [ps output]world world world

You answered your own question- the 3 forks you did are running async.

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