mattr at kde.org
Sat Apr 15 18:37:15 BST 2006
On Saturday 15 April 2006 12:21, Oswald Buddenhagen wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 15, 2006 at 07:13:45PM +0200, Ralf Habacker wrote:
> > As far as I understood, are pipes already used on unix to communicate
> > between parent and child process
> > for example to detect child process termination,
> not really.
> > to receive stdin and to send stdout/stderr data.
> yes. on windows not?
> > Is this right ?
> > "Adding pty support requires to add some hooks (probably by defining
> > virtual class methods in the QProcess implementation), which could be
> > used in an inherited class for setup and other required stuff."
> roughly. but i don't like the idea at all. if tt implemented a
> redirection api as powerful as i suggested, no special hooks would be
> required. unfortunately, they seem reluctant to exposing file
> descriptors in the api. let's see what they come up with instead.
Aren't file descriptors *nix specific? If they are, that could be why they're
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