Guido van Rossum
Wed, 16 Apr 2003 11:45:12 -0400
> Gustavo> Ok, I'll check if there's an easy way to "turn" shlex into
> Gustavo> shellwords.
> Cool. Based on this thread and an experiment I tried, some obvious (to me)
> things come to mind:
> * get_token() needs to be fixed to handle the 'bar'asd'foo' case
> * the shlex class should handle strings as input, not just file-like
> * get_word() or get_words() methods in the shlex class could implement
> the shellwords functionality
I'd be happy to see this done. You might submit the changes to ESR
for review but he may be busy so don't wait for him.
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)