Getting Rev control back after shell()

Ken Ray kray at
Tue Jan 11 15:32:53 EST 2005

On 1/11/05 2:04 PM, "RGould8 at" <RGould8 at> wrote:

> If I've got a shell() call that executes a unix command that takes awhile to
> complete (up to 3 minutes), is there a way to give control back to Revolution
> while it's taking place?

It depends... do you need to get data back from shell or is it purely an
"execute this command" situation?

Ken Ray
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