View Full Version : io.popen supported? Trying to read messages of cmd-commands

August 5th, 2012, 06:50 AM

I'm actually trying to read back the messages of the cmd-version of cdburnerxp.

I read that there's a way to get the status messages in the cmd-window when starting via os.execute, but that requires io.popen - which seems unsupported by the lua version in Girder.

Has anybody experience in firing programs via command line and reading back their output?

I want to visualize the percentage values while erasing or burning a disc via cdbxpcmd.exe.

Thank you,

September 11th, 2012, 01:47 PM
No ideas?

It was great if somebody had experience with reading back output of Command Line Commands and was willing to share it with me.

Thanks in advance,