The implementation of popen().

Earnie Boyd
Fri Mar 10 06:45:00 GMT 2000

--- Jens Yllman <> wrote:
>  Hi,
>  It is strange how many answers came to this thread as soon as someone
> found something amusing in the text. What I meant was that popen() is
> depending on for instance fork(). And fork() is depending on some other
> functions. So I did not see any easy way to just take that code and try
> to use it in my code. And I did not at once see if there were a simple
> solutions to my problem. So that is why I asked here to see if anybody
> know something about this.

Your question isn't related to using Cygwin, it is related to incorporating the
Cygwin source code into yours statically and that is off topic for this list. 
As far as I know, no one has yet taken the time to build Cygwin statically so
you're on your own in getting using the pieces and parts of the code into


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