This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the Cygwin project.
Re: subprocess i/o interaction with shell (bash&cmd): shells compete for input with user program!
On Tue, Jul 22, 2003 at 04:41:18PM -0400, Sam Steingold wrote:
>> * In message <20030722172316.GC17916@redhat.com>
>> * On the subject of "Re: subprocess i/o interaction with shell (bash&cmd): shells compete for input with user program!"
>> * Sent on Tue, 22 Jul 2003 13:23:16 -0400
>> * Honorable Christopher Faylor <email@example.com> writes:
>> On Tue, Jul 22, 2003 at 12:23:18PM -0400, Sam Steingold wrote:
>> >> Under cygwin you'd accomplish this by having the parent process use
>> >> one of the "exec" calls.
>> >nope. doesn't work either.
>> >I get the same "input competition" when I use exec().
>> If you are using fork/exec, then sure, you'll get that.
>I am not using fork(). just plain exec().
Ok. Then you're not building cygwin applications apparently. Next
assumption is that you're using the -mno-cygwin option.
If the exec paradigm in cygwin was really broken, the mailing list would
be filled with people complaining about that fact.
Please use the resources at cygwin.com rather than sending personal email.
Special for spam email harvesters: send email to firstname.lastname@example.org
and be permanently blocked from mailing lists at sources.redhat.com
Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple
Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html