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#include <process.h>  

The _cwait function can be used by any process to wait for any other process (if the process ID is known). The action argument can be one of the following values:

_WAIT_CHILDCalling process waits until specified new process terminates.
_WAIT_GRANDCHILDCalling process waits until specified new process, and all processes created by that new process, terminate.

Global Constants