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From: Paul Edwards
To: Ian Binnie
Date: 1996-12-29 22:35:28
Subject: dos swapping

IB> Under Pacific system is actually a spawn of command.com, and of course
IB> doesn't return error codes (other than the result of the command
IB> execution).

BTW, what's the reason that no-one ever returns a decent return code from
system()?  Why doesn't command.com return the return code from the last
command executed, and then system() can pick up on that? BFN.  Paul.
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