Hi,

At Fri, 12 Mar 2004 02:35:09 +0900,
Joel VanderWerf wrote in [ruby-talk:94737]:
> I'm not near a windows box to test right now, but wouldn't
> 
>    system "start file.bat"
> 
> work in all cases?

We expect so, and unless you want to detach the batch process,
you don't need "start", just

  system "file.bat"

would work on both of NT and 9X.

-- 
Nobu Nakada