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From Diane Holt <hol...@yahoo.com>
Subject RE: a possible bug in Exec ?
Date Thu, 12 Oct 2000 19:31:03 GMT
--- Mahlen Morris <mmorris@yaltacomm.com> wrote:
> Also, while I haven't tried it, past experience indicates that an exec
> on 'cmd /c dir' would be equivalent to doing dir in the command line.
> 'cmd' is the name of the NT command shell, and '/C' means "Carries out
> the command specified by string and then terminates" (from 'help cmd').

No doubt the DOS equivalent of 'sh -c "cmd_string..."', which I also use
in <exec> tasks (the command is "sh", and the arg line is the -c... (you
just have to remember to use &quot;'s instead of "'s around the command
string).

Diane


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