sof at galois.com
Mon Mar 15 07:17:27 EST 2004
> > I'm getting my Win32 build of 6.2.1 up and running so I can test this.
> Indeed, after this change rawSystem on Win32 has bugs. Strangely
> CreateProcess() does magically cope with spaces in the command name even
> if it isn't quoted, but gets confused (obviously) if there's an
> executable with the same basename as one of the directory components in
> the path.
> So, what goes wrong if the command name is quoted? Seems to work fine
I've run into problems with quoting under Win9x in the past (different
which lead me to mistrust the docs; no quotes + an explicit ".exe" extension
what I ended up with.
As is, (re-)introducing the use of command name quoting in ghc/compiler/
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