[Win32utils-devel] Re: Open3.popen3 bug

Zach Dennis zdennis at mktec.com
Thu May 26 22:09:17 EDT 2005

Berger, Daniel wrote:
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: win32utils-devel-bounces at rubyforge.org 
>>[mailto:win32utils-devel-bounces at rubyforge.org] On Behalf Of 
>>Nathaniel Talbott
>>Sent: Wednesday, March 02, 2005 9:59 AM
>>To: Development and ideas for win32utils projects
>>Subject: Re: [Win32utils-devel] Re: Open3.popen3 bug
>>On Tue, 1 Mar 2005 16:21:16 -0800 (PST), Daniel Berger 
>><djberg96 at yahoo.com> wrote:
>>>I cannot duplicate this error with MS V++ 7.0 on
>>>Windows XP Pro, SP2.  Can you please provide more information, 
>>>including your platform, SP number and compiler?
>>Sure. My platform is Windows XP Pro, SP2. Ruby is an older 
>>version of the One-Click installer (ruby 1.8.2 (2004-06-29) 
>>[i386-mswin32]). I'm using the open3.so binary from the 0.0.2 
>>win32-utils installer.
>>It may be that I just need a Ruby upgrade, which is something 
>>that I know I need to get around to eventually.
> Yes, I definitely recommend upgrading.  If nothing else, the Win32OLE
> library has some crucial bug fixes in the later release that I don't
> think are in your version.
> Please upgrade and let us know if that fixes the problem.

I get the same problem that Nathaniel Talbott described on my Windows 
2000, SP4 box with ruby 1.8.2 (2004-12-25) [i386-mswin32].

I have downloaded and installed latest open3.so file also, and compiled 
from source using VC6++. My guess is a VC version descrepancy?


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