Environment in child processes

eric pouech eric.pouech at wanadoo.fr
Wed Oct 3 11:57:57 CDT 2001

> When I then tried to run the client, it connected to the server fine, but
> then spawned some child processes (appearing to run a DLL) which had the
> same environment problem as I was initally experiencing, except all the
> calls to getenv were returning ""C:=C:\PROG~FBU\UNIT~A1D".
normally, child processes should inherit their parents' environment
which Wine version are you using ?
however, I see a potential pitfall in wine's implementation
could you trace with -debugmsg module, and send me the output just that
check if it happens what I fear

Eric Pouech (http://perso.wanadoo.fr/eric.pouech/)
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