I use this standard code to capture and display the output from an application in a JTextArea called outputTextServer1. The error checking has been removed. Works fine.
Process proc = null; ProcessBuilder builder=null; builder = new ProcessBuilder("java","-jar", "test.jar"); proc = builder.start(); Thread outputGobbler = new Thread(new StreamGobbler(proc.getInputStream(), outputTextServer1)); outputGobbler.start();
I now want the user to be able to enter a command into a JTextField and for this to be sent back to the app. It is a complied app which can't be changed. I have read many variants using pipes, System.out and redirect but as far as I understand, none of these methods do this.The contents of the app can't be changed. How can this be done? (Can this be done?)
Thanks in advance.
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