Thread: unix popen equivalent

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    unix popen equivalent

    What's the Windows API function equivallent for the Unix popen() function to read/write the opened program's stdout/stdin?

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    If you're using a console program, MSVC supports the _popen function. Otherwise, see MSDN: Creating a Child Process with Redirected Input and Output.

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    Ok tnx.

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