[Mono-bugs] [Bug 76403][Wis] Changed - When starting another Console App, a new "console" isn't open but rather the outputs get mixed

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Changed by kornelpal at hotmail.com.


--- shadow/76403	2005-10-11 13:26:04.000000000 -0400
+++ shadow/76403.tmp.27962	2005-10-11 13:58:12.000000000 -0400
@@ -80,6 +80,18 @@
 opened. For example, "cmd.exe /c something.pdf" will open acrobat
 reader, while for us it will fail.
 There used to be a bug suggesting the use of gnome-open or ksomething
 or... But it was closed as a WONTFIX. Which is the same that I would
 do with this bug except for the windows side of it.
+------- Additional Comments From kornelpal at hotmail.com  2005-10-11 13:58 -------
+Unfortunately I don't know Linux enough to propose a correct 
+solution but invoking the shell executable is not what this function 
+should do. It has a lot of functionality and I'm not sure that it 
+will execute the associated document viewer rather than the file 
+itself. In addition shell supports things that are not supported by 
+Please look at the MSDN documentation of ShellExecuteEx and if you 
+know some function that is more like this than invoking shell 
+executable use it.

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