Bruce Momjian wrote:
Tom Lane wrote:

Bruce Momjian <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:

The attached applied patch tests for COMSPEC in the right place and
supplies a reasonable shell default on Win32.

+ #define DEFAULT_SHELL "c:/windows/system32/cmd.exe"

Is it really a good idea to assume that the Windows installation is on drive C: ?

(This is an honest question, not a rhetorical one.  I dunno whether
inserting the C: is better than leaving it off.  I can think of cases
where either way will break, but I'm unsure what's most likely in

Not sure.  Should we just do "/windows/system32/cmd.exe" and leave off
the C:?  The previous default was "/bin/sh" and that certainly will not
work on Win32.

I think another path to try if COMSPEC is not defined is:


Gaetano Mendola

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