Passive Shell Commands
ray at linkit.com
Wed Oct 9 04:45:56 CEST 2013
First time using open process for me. Fascinating! Thanks Monte. Not
quite sure on the write and read syntax.
My original shell command which works fine is:
get shell(""&appPath&" "&srcPath&" "&trgPath&"")
where the app is a command line utility which converts a PDF file to
I can't get the app to show up in 'the openProcess' using the 'neither'
option. When I call 'open process appPath for update' it works fine,
but then how would I send the open process a command to start the
On 10/8/2013 6:00 PM, Monte Goulding wrote:
> Use open process for neither
> On 09/10/2013, at 8:19 AM, Ray Horsley wrote:
>> I'm sending a shell command which is taking a long time. I'd like to send it in a way so scripts continue to run while the shell command runs in the background. I believe this is called 'passive mode', not sure. Anyway, any ideas?
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