Available on python, java, cs, cpp, php, macro, lua, hl, neko
new(cmd:String, ?args:Array<String>, ?detached:Bool)
Process object, which run the given command immediately.
Command arguments can be passed in two ways: 1. using
args, 2. appending to
cmd and leaving
argsto pass command arguments, each argument will be automatically quoted, and shell meta-characters will be escaped if needed.
cmdshould be an executable name that can be located in the
PATHenvironment variable, or a path to an executable.
argsis not given or is
null, command arguments can be appended to
cmd. No automatic quoting/escaping will be performed.
cmdshould be formatted exactly as it would be when typed at the command line. It can run executables, as well as shell commands that are not executables (e.g. on Windows:
detached allows the created process to be standalone. You cannot communicate with it but you can look at its exit code. Not supported on php.
close() should be called when the
Process is no longer used.
Close the process handle and release the associated resources.
Process fields should not be used after
close() is called.
exitCode(block:Bool = true):Null<Int>
Query the exit code of the process.
block is true or not specified, it will block until the process terminates.
block is false, it will return either the process exit code if it's already terminated or null if it's still running.
If the process has already exited, return the exit code immediately.