Length on an input parameter in python
ignacio at openservices.net
Fri Oct 12 17:30:40 CEST 2001
On 12 Oct 2001, coolslife wrote:
> Oleg Broytmann <phd at phd.pp.ru> wrote in message news:<mailman.1002876312.21830.python-list at python.org>...
> > On Thu, Oct 11, 2001 at 03:16:07PM -0700, coolslife wrote:
> > > > > It looks like the length of an input parameter (taken from the command
> > > > > line atleast) is limited to 256 characters.
> > > >
> > > > Windows?
> > >
> > > Nope, Unix, 2.6
> > On UNIX limits are much, much higher. Something wrong there...
> > Oleg.
> > ----
> > Oleg Broytmann http://phd.pp.ru/ phd at phd.pp.ru
> > Programmers don't die, they just GOSUB without RETURN.
> So any suggestions on how to overcome this limitation? thx.
It may be a side effect of the shell or environment you're currently using.
Try using a different shell or environment.
Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams <ignacio at openservices.net>
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