Bug#15092: marked as done (libc6-dev: popen ())
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Date: Fri, 21 Nov 1997 12:34:51 +0200
From: Ricardas Cepas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: libc6-dev: popen ()
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popen() returns non NULL value even if command is not found.
This means all data send to such pipe will be discarded.
Also it seems pipe opened with popen () is not closed on
exit, i.e. shell's prompt comes before program's output, unlike
the case when pclose() is invoked explicitly.
-- System Information
Debian Release: 1.3
Kernel Version: Linux rch 2.0.29 #1 Fri Mar 14 00:29:42 MET 1997 i486 unknown
Versions of the packages libc6-dev depends on:
libc6 Version: 2.0.6-0.2
gcc Version: 188.8.131.52-3