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Add a -BreakawayFromJob parameter to the Start-Process cmdlet

When you create a process with Start-Process, it joins the same Windows Job as the PowerShell session. There are times when you want to create a process that is in a new Windows Job. The CreateProcess API has a CREATE_BREAKAWAY_FROM_JOB process creation flag which does this.

Please add a -BreakawayFromJob switch parameter to Start-Process which can be used to set this process creation flag.

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