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Bug #9069 Unable
Submitted: 2001-02-02 06:59 UTC Modified: 2001-10-02 04:35 UTC
From: anders dot jensen at prodev dot net Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: Program Execution
PHP Version: 4.0.6 OS: Win NT4 SP6
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2001-02-02 06:59 UTC] anders dot jensen at prodev dot net
I use PHP 4.0.4 pl1 on a machine running Windows NT4 Server, with sp 6 and IIS4

When I try to use any of the functions exec(), system() or passthru(), I receive the following error:

Warning: Unable to fork [dir /w > c:\test.txt] in D:\Inetpub\wwwroot\\test.php on line 2.

This error was displayed when trying to run the following code:

passthru("dir /w > c:\\test.txt");

I tried a similar script on a Unix machine which worked fine...

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 [2001-02-25 10:54 UTC]
Working on it
 [2001-04-27 12:55 UTC]
fixed in cvs, wait for 4.0.6
 [2001-08-08 04:48 UTC] anders dot jensen at prodev dot net
Upgraded to 4.0.6 but still the same problem!

 [2001-08-08 09:03 UTC]
try latest CVS
 [2001-10-02 04:35 UTC]
Works fine for me (snap of 16-7, on Win98). No feedback. Closing.
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