[tex-live] texdoc in luatex

Frank Küster frank at kuesterei.ch
Sat Jun 30 10:31:03 CEST 2007

Philip TAYLOR <Philip-and-LeKhanh at Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org> wrote:

> For XP and similar, the following brief extract
> from "Start /?" may help to clarify the situation :
>> START ["title"] [/Dpath] [/I] [/MIN] [/MAX] [/SEPARATE | /SHARED]
>>       [/WAIT] [/B] [command/program]
>>       [parameters]

You mean the /WAIT?  Not each program seems to respect it; I think if
PDF is associated with Adobe Reader, wait will finish at once.

>"Zdenek Wagner" <zdenek.wagner at gmail.com>
>>> But will the lua script continue before command1 has finished?  That's
>>> what I achieve with the `&' at the end on Unix.
>> I think not unless the lua script starts a new cmd.exe shell.

I don't understand - how can the start of a new cmd.exe influence the
behavior of the existing one?

Regards, Frank
Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)

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