Why is it spawning a grandchild process? I got rid of that and it
appears to work just as well. (changing the exit! to exit! $?>>8)

db

On Tue, Apr 08, 2003 at 02:53:47AM +0900, nobu.nokada / softhome.net wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> At Tue, 8 Apr 2003 01:56:11 +0900,
> Daniel Bretoi wrote:
> > For some reason the code I had posted earlier did not always work
> > correctly. I've now rearrange the code to work properly as far as
> > running, however, now I can't seem to capture the exit status.
> 
> Since open3 spawns grand child process, you cannot get the exit
> status from the command.  This is an issue discussed a couple
> times, but it's pending yet.
> 
> -- 
> Nobu Nakada

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