Forum: Ruby Re: Win32API, CreateProcess and environment

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F3b7b8756d0c7f71cc7460cc33aefaee?d=identicon&s=25 Berger, Daniel (Guest)
on 2006-05-03 18:57
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> >From: Daniel Berger <djberg96@gmail.com>
> >seems
> >to work, except that if I attempt to pass an environment
> string, it causes
> >the app to die instantly.  What am I doing wrong?
> >
> The 'notepad' process requires 'SystemRoot' environment
> variable.

D'oh!

> CreateProcess = Win32API.new('kernel32','CreateProcess', params, 'I')
>     startinfo = [0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0]
>
> p create() # ok
> p create('environment'=>"PATH=C:\\;LIB=C:\\lib")
>
> Regards,
>
> Park Heesob

Works great, thanks.

Dan


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