Re: Problem with Windows io.popen

From: steve donovan <>
Date: Fri, 6 May 2011 14:04:46 +0200

On Fri, May 6, 2011 at 1:12 PM, steve donovan <> wrote:
> An ugly work-around is to redefine io.popen like this:

Not the entire story. I now remember why the Lua command in SciTE is
defined as

lua -e "io.stdout:setvbuf 'no'" FILE

in Windows because without this stuff from stderr can get lost.

Windows can be irritating in these little ways, but some of us have to use it ;)

steve d.
Received on Fri 06 May 2011 - 08:04:46 EDT

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