shell() questions

Ken Ray kray at
Fri Oct 18 22:58:01 EDT 2002


Do this before you execute your shell command:

  set the hideConsoleWindows to true

Ken Ray
Sons of Thunder Software
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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Alex Rice" <alex at>
To: <use-revolution at>
Sent: Friday, October 18, 2002 10:14 PM
Subject: shell() questions

> I'm using shell() to run the CLIPS expert system software. On Mac OS X 
> I am using Dar Scott's applescript to run a shell command. On Windows2K 
> the shell() command works, but the DOS window pops up for the duration 
> of the shell process. How can this be hidden?
> On Windows 2000 the shellCommand is "cmd.exe" by default. Maybe it 
> takes some command line options? How does one find that out on Windows?
> Alex Rice, Software Developer
> Architectural Research Consultants, Inc.
> alrice at
> alex_rice at
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