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Re: libdpkg: m_fork and friends

On Fri, Mar 16, 2012 at 5:41 PM, lkcl luke <luke.leighton@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 16, 2012 at 5:33 PM, Phil Lello <phil.lello@googlemail.com> wrote:
>> As far as I recall, I gave up and went Linux only (i'm from a predominantly
>> Unix background)
>  *cackle* :)
>  whoops.  it'd kinda be nice to have dpkg help solve the dll hell
> thing.  but there's another reason: i'm looking at recommending the
> use of dpkg for B2G package management.  that would actually mean it
> would need to be available on a few more platforms than it is right
> now.


 apparently it is actually possible to use the low-level
NtCreateProcess function to create a unix version of fork.  sort-of.


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