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Re: [MiNT] Redirecting stdio using Fforce/Fdup

on 10/29/07 5:43 AM, Jo Even Skarstein wrote:

> Hi!
> I'm working on a small application that needs to run a .ttp as a child and do
> some screen scraping on it. Basically I'm building a GEM frontend to an old
> .TOS-program with a character based UI.
> As I need to run this program under both MiNT and MagiC I can't use pty's, so
> I assume I must use Fforce/Fdup. The problem is that I don't understand how
> these calls work, and I'm having trouble finding good documentation and
> programming examples. Can anyone suggest some readable sources that use these
> calls, or perhaps explain to me how to use them? It would be extremely helpful

I had asked this very same question some time ago.  ;o)  Is there an mint
list archive somewhere?  I use these to redirect the GFA Compiler and Linker
output to disk.  If you don't figure them out from the available docs, let
me know, I'll dig up an example.

Lonny Pursell    http://www.bright.net/~gfabasic/