START /I option

May 20, 2008
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In V8 and earlier help, the /I option of the START command is listed as
delivering to the new process the environment as it existed when the command
processor was started, without Windows version restriction. Starting in V9,
the option is listed as effective only in Vista or later. What happened?
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Steve
 

rconn

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May 14, 2008
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> In V8 and earlier help, the /I option of the START command is listed as
> delivering to the new process the environment as it existed when the
> command
> processor was started, without Windows version restriction. Starting in
> V9,
> the option is listed as effective only in Vista or later. What
> happened?
Microsoft broke the API in an XP SP.

Rex Conn
JP Software