[Python-Dev] automatic wildcard expansion on Win32
Guido van Rossum
guido at CNRI.Reston.VA.US
Fri Jun 18 20:09:29 CEST 1999
> A python-help poster finally convinced me that there was a way to enable
> automatic wildcard expansion on win32. This is done by linking in
> "setargv.obj" along with all of the other MS libs. Quick testing shows
> that it works.
> Is this a feature we want to add? I can see both sides of that coin.
I don't see big drawbacks except minor b/w compat problems.
Should it be done for both python.exe and pythonw.exe?
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)
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