[issue8972] subprocess.list2cmdline doesn't quote the & character

Jean-Paul Calderone report at bugs.python.org
Mon Jun 14 02:59:52 CEST 2010

Jean-Paul Calderone <exarkun at twistedmatrix.com> added the comment:

> That remark is not relevant, because the actual problem is different.

Maybe you can expand the test case to demonstrate the actual problem?  The tests in the latest patch are for list2cmdline directly.  But you can't observe the problem a bug in list2cmdline causes until you actually try to launch a child process.  So perhaps the test should do that?


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