[OT] Windows Command Help
b.xavier at internet.lu
Thu Jul 28 21:24:36 EDT 2005
It's funny to see MacOS - no-to-CLIs - crowd do it in Unix and not in DOS ;0
what you need is something like
or notepad.exe <path to myfile"
or <pathtoapp> <path to file> should work...
BUT this will block Rev... :(
so shell("start" && quote && appspath && docpath && quote should work...)
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> Dan Shafer
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> Subject: [OT] Windows Command Help
> In OS X, I can issue the shell command "launch" followed by a
> document path and the system opens that document with the
> appropriate app.
> Is there an equivalent command/syntax for Windows? I tried "start"
> but if I give it a document path, it opens a new command
> window but doesn't do anything.
> Thanks in advance for any help for the Windows-challenged.
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