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Runing exe file from Unix

s choukse

Joined: Dec 12, 2001
Posts: 27
I have a requirement where I have a Appworx scheduler on a Unix box .. and on the network I have a .exe file on Windows NT machine. Is there a way I can schedule it on Appworx.

Jeroen Wenting
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Joined: Oct 12, 2000
Posts: 5093
not that I know of, at least not directly.

You could write 2 programs, one running on either machine.
The one on the *nix box sends a signal over the network when run, this one you schedule.
The one on the NT box listens for this signal and if it receives it starts your Windows application.

Ernest Friedman-Hill
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Joined: Jul 08, 2003
Posts: 24183

You may be able to run your program using Wine (See

I can't see where this has anything to so with "Java in General (Advanced)", so I'm going to move this thread to our Linux/UNIX forum for followup.

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