Killing a pipe-opened command in Win32? 
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 Killing a pipe-opened command in Win32?

If I do something like:

    open(PROG, "prog |");

How can I later kill this process?  Closing it still waits for the process
to finish, so it seems I need to kill it by PID.  Open seems to be returning
simply 1.  Is there a way to get prog's PID so I can kill it -- or is there
a better way in general?


Sat, 11 Nov 2000 03:00:00 GMT  
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