how spawn works

Robert Collins
Thu Jan 10 18:13:00 GMT 2002

----- Original Message -----
From: "Christopher Faylor" <>
To: <>
Sent: Friday, January 11, 2002 9:32 AM
Subject: Re: how spawn works

> On Fri, Jan 11, 2002 at 09:09:19AM +1100, Robert Collins wrote:
> >Chris, some notes on spawn - you know it better than I, so may want
> >turn this into a .txt :}
> Looks good to me.  Care to check it in?

I had hoped to give you a starting point, I'm sure I skimped on some
stuff. Ah well. Yes I'll check it in.

> I'm not sure what to call it, though.  "how-spawn-works" is a little
> misleading.  "how-processes-are-started" is probably accurate.  I hate
> for long filenames to screw up my 'ls' display, though.  :-(

how-pr~1.txt it is then :]


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