windows bat file question

Alan Gauld alan.gauld at
Sat Mar 5 01:15:38 CET 2005

On 4 Mar 2005 10:18:08 GMT, Duncan Booth
<duncan.booth at invalid.invalid> wrote:
> You will find even more information if you try 'set /?' or 'for /?' at a 
> command prompt. As you say, you can now do quite complicated scripting in 
> command files but it needs masochism second only to Perl programming.

And using WSH is so much easier, even JavaScript and VBScript are
pleasant compared to CMD language... And of course Python can be
used if appropriately installed, but then you'd probably just use

Alan G.
Author of the Learn to Program website

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