Deschall as a Windows NT Service?

Nathan D. T. Boyd (
Thu, 08 May 1997 14:52:39 -0400

Is it possible to run deschall as an NT service and still keep a local
log file? It appears that NT services cannot both have network I/O
access as well as local I/O access -- when I try to ">>" redirect
deschall's output to a logfile, my service will not start (I am using
the NT resource kit's srvany.exe app to run the application as a

When I eliminate the redirection from the service parameters, the
service *does* start correctly -- anyone know where/if the output is



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