simulating console input

Andy Koppe andy.koppe@gmail.com
Fri Sep 3 18:33:00 GMT 2010


On 3 September 2010 10:01, Peter Münster wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 03 2010, Andy Koppe wrote:
>
>> I've written a utility called 'conin' that translates pty input to
>> console events. Perhaps that'll do the job. See here:
>>
>> http://groups.google.com/group/mintty-discuss/browse_thread/thread/1f9cf480117b8a0b
>
> Great, it works!  It's as easy as "echo y | conin DosProgram" :)
>
> It works also very well with "conin net use ..."

Good. Glad it's found some use.

> IMHO, this program should be mentioned here:
> http://cygwin.com/cygwin-ug-net/using-effectively.html#using-console

I'd probably need to get it into proper shape first and offer it as a
Cygwin package.

Andy

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