Python argv and special characters

Neil Hodgson nyamatongwe+thunder at gmail.com
Fri Sep 23 10:03:37 CEST 2005


Jakob Simon-Gaarde:

> How can I ensure a safe passing of arguments maybe having speciel
> characters within.

    Use ctypes to call the Windows GetCommandLine function. The 
CommandLineToArgvW function can be used to break up the command line 
string into arguments.

    Neil



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