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Hi, These question has probably

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Hi, These question has probably

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Hi,

These question has probably already been posted, but since the search does not work at this time, I cannot check this out.

I am trying the Win32::Process; module.

I have created a process using

Win32::Process::Create($ProcessObj,
                        "C:\\WINNT\\NOTEPAD.EXE",
                        "",
                        0,
                        NORMAL_PRIORITY_CLASS,
                        ".")|| die ErrorReport();



I can get the process Id using:

$ID = $ProcessObj->GetProcessID();

If I let the code sleep 15 seconds and during these 15 seconds I close notepad.exe, how can I check if these process is still running in the perl script?

Thierry

RE: Hi, These question has probably

Hi Thierry,

Instead of calling sleep() try

$ProcessObj->Wait($timeout)

From the Perl dox
Wait for the process to die. $timeout should be specified in milliseconds. To wait forever, specify the constant INFINITE

Mike
michael.j.lacey@ntlworld.com
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