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From: "Hubert Toullec" <Hubert DOT Toullec AT wanadoo DOT fr>
Newsgroups: comp.os.msdos.djgpp
Subject: launch programs under NT4
Date: Mon, 1 Mar 1999 14:26:54 +0100
Organization: Wanadoo - (Client of French Internet Provider)
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I have been using for some time the DJGPP tools under Windows 95/98.

In a certain script, I launched MSACCESS with the following command :
start /W c:/Program Files/.../MSACCESS.EXE
(/W wait for the MSACCESS to finish before continuing the script : this
behaviour is mandatory in my script)

This works fine under Windows 95/98 because start.exe is an external
command, but under NT, start is an internal command of cmd.exe

Does anyone know how to get the same behaviour under NT

Thanks

Hubert TOULLEC
hubert DOT toullec AT wanadoo DOT fr


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