[Distutils] _spawn_posix fails, command line works??
Fri Feb 1 05:37:03 2002
"John J. Lee" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On 28 Jan 2002, Michael Hudson wrote:
> > "John J. Lee" <email@example.com> writes:
> > > if os.name == "nt":
> > > fmt = '\\"%s\\"'
> > > elif os.name == "posix":
> > > fmt = '\"%s\"'
> > What happens if you change this to
> > fmt = "%s"
> I suppose you mean '"%s"'? Yes, that's what I should have had in the
> "posix" part of the if statement (though I don't much care at the moment,
> since I've still to get the thing to work without segfaulting on windows).
> The confusing part was the difference in behaviour between windows and
> unix -- or have I missed your point?
I don't *think* there *should* be any difference between posix & windows.
There may well be in practice.
Oh, I'm getting confused by the whole issue. I also can't test on
windows, which isn't a great help...
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