Andy,

Can this be made a standard part of the Windows installation? It certainly
is standard on my machine. Without it, running system on Windows is just
about unusuable.

Steve Tuckner

-----Original Message-----
From: Morris, Chris [mailto:chris.morris / snelling.com]
Sent: Tuesday, February 26, 2002 3:56 PM
To: ruby-talk ML
Subject: RE: Kernel.system incongurity - Windows98



> system("rundll32 url.dll,FileProtocolHandler http://www.subimo.com")
>  print $?
>  print "\n"
>  system("rundll32 url.dll,FileProtocolHandler
> http://www2.subimo.com/start?userid=acc")
>  print $?
>  print "\n"

Not sure if this will help, but you might try replacing the system call as
mentioned here:
http://blade.nagaokaut.ac.jp/cgi-bin/scat.rb/ruby/ruby-talk/10006

Chris