Re: Silliness

2001-03-15 Thread Mark Fowler

On Thu, 15 Mar 2001, Dave Cross wrote:

 but that wouldn't work on Win32 platforms as they seem to insist on double 
 quotes to delimit command arguments.

Speak for yerself, I use bash on my windoze box ;-)

Later.

Mark.

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Re: Silliness

2001-03-15 Thread Dave Cross

At Thu, 15 Mar 2001 11:52:07 + (GMT), Mark Fowler [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote:
 On Thu, 15 Mar 2001, Dave Cross wrote:
 
  but that wouldn't work on Win32 platforms as they seem to insist on 
  double  quotes to delimit command arguments.
 
 Speak for yerself, I use bash on my windoze box ;-)

Ok. I guess I meant:

"...but that wouldn't work under the default command interpreter on 
Win32 platforms as COMMAND.COM seems to insist on double quotes to 
delimit command arguments."

Better?

Dave...



Re: Silliness

2001-03-15 Thread Simon Wilcox

Thanks everyone.

That exposes my lack of familiarity with the q  qq operators ;-)

Another little bit of learning learned.

S.