Hello,

At Dec.01,2001 04:58:45, <rcalco / cortechs.com> wrote on
  "[ruby-talk:27118] Re: FW:  Kernel::system() not working" :
> No, that's not working either. I tried:
> 
> cmd "C:\PRogram Files\Some Company\Some Product\Prog.exe"
> 
> and it doesn't work, even at the command line, even though
> 
> "C:\PRogram Files\Some Company\Some Product\Prog.exe"
> 
> typed by itself at the command line fires it right up.
> 
> BTW, cmd.exe by itself gives me:
> 
> Microsoft Windows 2000 [Version 5.00.2195]
> (C) Copyright 1985-2000 Microsoft Corportation
> 
> at the command line.
> 
> system("cmd "+cmd)
> 
> doesn't work either.
> 
> For crying out loud this was working fine until today!
> 
> FindTest.executable?(cmd) still says TRUE, so does test(?e,cmd).
> 
> :|

First of all, calm youself :-)

Please show me result of 
  ruby -v
on commandline.
And please try
  ruby -e "system('C:/Program Files/Some Company/Some Product/Prog.exe')"
on commandline, too.


Regards
--
U.Nakamura <usa / osb.att.ne.jp>