dlls/msvcrt: process.c (msvcrt-popen-1)

John K. Hohm jhohm at acm.org
Fri Nov 1 16:01:15 CST 2002

> > No, it's wrong. You should be using the Windows API (CreateProcess
> > etc.) not the Unix popen(). Then you can build a proper MSVCRT_FILE.

> Sorry, I had a few beers tonight ;) Ok, I just remembered what my concerns
> were about using CreateProcess initially when I looked at MSDN:

I think you need to look more closely at the LPSTARTUPINFO lpStartupInfo 
argument to CreateProcess.  It points to a STARTUPINFO structure having HANDLE 
hStdInput, HANDLE hStdOutput, and HANDLE hStdError members, which are used if 
the dwFlags member has the STARTF_USESTDHANDLES bit set.

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