newbie: Out of order execution in script

Larry Hall (RFK Partners, Inc)
Wed Nov 22 12:28:00 GMT 2000

At 03:18 PM 11/22/2000, DJ Delorie wrote:

> > I guess I'm confused as to why one should expect things exec'd to run in 
> > a certain sequence.  Isn't that the point of execing?  If you're going to 
>You're thinking of fork() (or perhaps spawn()).  What exec() does is
>replace the current process with a new one, which obviously must be
>done in the right sequence ;)

Yikes!  Gotta read the email more carefully!;-)


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