|Newbie questions about Pliant
Running OS commands from Pliant
|Message posted by marcus on 2003/05/20 22:13:16
|What is the language construct which allows me to I run an operating system
command from Pliant. For instance, suppose I would like to run the following
command on Linux:
|Message posted by hubert.tonneau on 2003/05/20 23:06:38
execute "gcc test.c"
'execute' has many options, enabling to change the input or output, to change
root, user ID and so on.
|Message posted by michel on 2003/05/21 07:47:46
|Does this instruction work with windows ?
|Message posted by hubert.tonneau on 2003/05/21 08:41:15
|No: It's not implemented.
It was not a problem for me since the external utilities I call under Linux are
rarely available under Windows, but it's a lack on language completion side.
It would also be usefull to provide things like HP IJS printers interface.