os.execv

Erik Max Francis max at alcyone.com
Wed Mar 5 04:38:26 CET 2003


Ulrich Petri wrote:

> Thanks that did it.
> Kinda stupid behaviour (imho)

It's simply mimicking the underlying exec... functions' behavior.  Each
argument to the function is an argument that gets passed to the
executable.  There's no reason arguments themselves can't contain
whitespace, so there's no way your preference can work properly.

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