[Mono-list] shell does not work on Widnwos Vista
satimis at yahoo.com
Tue Apr 27 21:34:53 EDT 2010
> Crash how?
The small window disappears
> (Hint: If something is crashing, it is almost always helpful
> to give us a stack trace, otherwise all we can usually do is guess at
> what's wrong.)
After crashing there printout on the mono "Command Prompt". Whether you meant that printout.
----- Original Message ----
From: Christopher David Howie <me at chrishowie.com>
To: Stephen Liu <satimis at yahoo.com>
Cc: mono-list at lists.ximian.com
Sent: Wed, April 28, 2010 2:51:18 AM
Subject: Re: [Mono-list] shell does not work on Widnwos Vista
On 04/27/2010 01:17 PM, Stephen Liu wrote:
>> The command prompt does a bit of trickery so that
>> you can "run" shortcuts. The Windows APIs Mono uses
>> to start programs don't do such magic.
> On Window Vista I have created a shortcuts of IE on;
> C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
> rename it as iexplorelnk and put it on;
> Afterwards on "Command Prompt" executing iexplorelnk starts IE. But on the window of my small program, "shell.exe", it still fails.
Based on what I just told you, this is the behavior I would expect. The
APIs Mono uses do not know what shell links are. You cannot run shell
links with Process.Start().
> However following commands;
> explorer (Windows explorer)
> calc (calcultor0
> which work on "Command Prompt" also work on my program. But on the top box of the small window I must type;
> explorer explorer
> calc calc
> ipconfig ipconfig
> to make them work. The command must be repeated otherwise the small window will crash.
Crash how? (Hint: If something is crashing, it is almost always helpful
to give us a stack trace, otherwise all we can usually do is guess at
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