Windows DOS box redirection

Glenn Linderman glenn at
Fri Oct 31 20:14:36 CET 2008

A little bit ago, I wrote:

> Creating the registry setting mentioned in this kb article didn't 
> (immediately) solve the problem.  Next time I reboot, I'll try to 
> remember to test this again.

It occurred to me to create a new CMD Prompt (yes, it is not a "DOS box" 
in these versions of Windows) after creating the InheritConsoleHandles 
registry value, and it works then.

XP, latest patches.

The old CMD Prompt still fails.

Glenn --
A protocol is complete when there is nothing left to remove.
-- Stuart Cheshire, Apple Computer, regarding Zero Configuration Networking

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