Sanitising arguments to shell commands

Chris Rebert clp2 at
Sat Aug 22 02:02:14 CEST 2009

On Fri, Aug 21, 2009 at 3:55 PM, Ben Finney<ben+python at> wrote:
> Rick King <rickbking at> writes:
>> shlex doesn't handle unicode input though, so, in general, it's not a
>> good solution.
> Argh. Is there a Python bug tracker number for fixing that?

Indeed there is:

It even has a patch. I wonder why it's unapplied.


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