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Re^2: Calling Windows Batch from Perl, double-quote appearing out of nowhere

by Anonymous Monk
on Nov 09, 2012 at 14:37 UTC ( #1003144=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Calling Windows Batch from Perl, double-quote appearing out of nowhere
in thread Calling Windows Batch from Perl, double-quote appearing out of nowhere

its a wart, see perlport#system, although, if you don't know the answer, or the question, might want to pause and consider if you should jump in :)
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Re^3: Calling Windows Batch from Perl, double-quote appearing out of nowhere
by space_monk (Chaplain) on Nov 09, 2012 at 14:54 UTC
    Actually I ran the OPs program on my system, and the program failed because of the wart, so it was a legitimate query. My perl version (5.14) is more recent than the OP, so the program should run, warts and all. :-)
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      but you're not running on windows, cygwin isn't windows
        Okay, its a fair cop, I'm gonna have to accept being busted this time... :-)
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