[Win32utils-devel] Problem with the new version of win32-process

Daniel Berger djberg96 at gmail.com
Sun May 7 07:19:56 EDT 2006


Heesob Park wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> 2006/5/7, Daniel Berger <djberg96 at gmail.com>:
>> Hi all,
>>
>> Well, I've messed something up in the pure Ruby Process.fork method.  If
>> you run the test_fork_waitpid.rb file (in CVS), you'll see this error:
>>
>> c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/windows/process.rb:132:in `call': can't
>> convert false into Integer (TypeError)
>>         from c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/windows/process.rb:132:in
>> `OpenProcess'
>>         from
>> C:/eclipse/workspace/win32-process/lib/win32/process.rb:67:in `waitpid2'
>>         from C:/eclipse/workspace/win32-process/examples/test_fork.rb:46
>>
>> Which means it's returning false instead of the pid.  Any ideas?
>>
> The error is due to static variable "i" is not ported correctly to ruby.

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Aha! Many thanks!

Dan


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