Issue #6744 has been updated by mame (Yusuke Endoh).

Status changed from Open to Assigned
Assignee set to usa (Usaku NAKAMURA)
Target version set to 2.0.0

Usa-san, Tarui-san, Shirosaki-san, what do you think?

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Yusuke Endoh <mame / tsg.ne.jp>
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Bug #6744: ruby unable to run system commands that require elevated privileges
https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/6744#change-32266

Author: rogerdpack (Roger Pack)
Status: Assigned
Priority: Normal
Assignee: usa (Usaku NAKAMURA)
Category: 
Target version: 2.0.0
ruby -v: ruby 1.9.3p194 (2012-04-20) [i386-mingw32]


Examples, download this file:
http://sourceforge.net/projects/smplayer/files/SMPlayer/0.6.9/smplayer-0.6.9-win32.exe

then attempt
>> system("./smplayer-0.6.9-win32.exe")
=> nil

(it should have worked, but displayed an elevated privilege command prompt--python does this, cmd does this).
Cheers!
-roger-


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