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[REBOL] Solution: Launch Programs from REBOL/View Re:(4)

From: jsc:dataheaven at: 28-Sep-2000 8:26

On Thu, 28 Sep 2000, you wrote:
> > This script implements a little telnet-client. By using this code we are > > able to launch programs on all computers that have telnet access!!! > > Oh, great... > > I know of many workarounds, but hey, give me break. Isn't this great that > we can call a telnet client or do a wrap around client/server (like > telnet, but specialized only for this purpose) for calling one single OS > system call? This should be in REBoL. Just like the > "open" "listen" "write" "read", these are basically system calls. We need > "execute/spwan" and/or "fork" and have many things that we could stop > complaining about for quite some time. I know Carl wanted to implement it > in different way (to have task! and stuf) but this wouldn't break that > schema, I believe...
Well imagine following: in pseudo-code: ftpcopy rebol to host x open telnetsession to host "x" run rebol on host "x" Do you see the possibilities? Regards Jochen