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From: Oliver Bandel <>
To: Markus Elfring <>
Cc: Xavier Leroy <>,
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Determination of the identification for the last started background process
Date: Sat, 9 Jan 2021 18:29:58 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

> Am 09.01.2021 um 17:52 schrieb Markus Elfring <>:
>> The original poster may be looking for the Unix.open_process family of functions.
> This looks unlikely when these function variants do not return an identification
> for the started child process.

Do you mean the process ID, when talking about "an identification"?
Do you really need it?

You may want to look for fork, exec and pipe....


  reply	other threads:[~2021-01-09 17:30 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-01-06 14:05 Markus Elfring
2021-01-06 14:41 ` Gabriel Scherer
2021-01-09 16:08   ` Markus Elfring
2021-01-09 16:33     ` Gabriel Scherer
2021-01-09 16:43       ` [Caml-list] Creation of a child process without extra standard input? Markus Elfring
2021-01-09 16:44       ` [Caml-list] Determination of the identification for the last started background process Xavier Leroy
2021-01-09 16:52         ` Markus Elfring
2021-01-09 17:29           ` Oliver Bandel [this message]
2021-01-09 18:00             ` Markus Elfring
2021-01-09 17:26     ` Oliver Bandel
2021-01-09 17:52       ` Markus Elfring
2021-01-10  9:00       ` [Caml-list] Specification of an input file for a child process Markus Elfring

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