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about Runtime.getRuntime().exec(shellCmd) create process

haifeng zhou

Joined: Oct 30, 2009
Posts: 13
it run in Unix
Runtime.getRuntime().exec() will create child process to excute shell script
and if I kill parent process, the child process will aslo exit
so, does any way to prevent child process exit???
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
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Welcome to JavaRanch. Please do not post the same question to multiple forums: CarefullyChooseOneForum

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