Execute now and carry on about your business?

Levi Pearson levi at cold.org
Thu Sep 28 14:43:44 MDT 2006


On Sep 28, 2006, at 2:21 PM, Steve wrote:

> Hello All,
> I've got a c++ for linux question that I think should be elementary,
> but I'm just not sure where to look?
> I have an application, a server actually, that occasionally needs to
> launch new instances of itself.  Problem is I believe if I use
> system() to do so that the calling function will have to wait for the
> system call to return before it can do anything else.

See fork() and exec().

		--Levi



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