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How to “correctly” start an application from a shell

I find it hard to phrase the question precisely but I will give my best. I use dwm as my default window manager and dmenu as my application launcher. I hardly use GUI applications aside from my ...
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How to start a process from the shell and make it the child of another process

This question is closely related to How to "correctly" start an application from a shell but tries to tackle a more specific problem. How can I spawn an application from a shell and thereby ...
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Bash in php exec in webpage don't colors for png and mp3 files on Linux

I have code like this in php: header("Content-Type: text/plain"); exec("/bin/bash -c 'ls --color=always'", $result); echo implode("\n", $result); and I've got result (escape is not visible) ...