On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 4:46 PM, Roger Pack<redmine / ruby-lang.org> wrote:
> Issue #1690 has been updated by Roger Pack.
>
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> That's fine, though surprises me that backticks set $? on linux but not w=
indows.

Last year we provided a patch for backticks and system to properly
find "rake" instead of "rake.bat" and properly set the exited process
information that was missing.

Is a Windows limitation about the exited process or is Ruby itself
that lacks the tracking of it?

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Luis Lavena
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