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Re^4: System() in list mode?

by 1337John (Initiate)
on Oct 17, 2011 at 21:50 UTC ( #932021=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^3: System() in list mode?
in thread System() in list mode?

So how would you use system() when your program's path has spaces in it?

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Re^5: System() in list mode?
by zentara (Archbishop) on Oct 18, 2011 at 12:59 UTC
      ...... Hm I'm not sure but if you could give me an example, then maybe it'll make more sense.
        You sound like a troll, but just in case you are in earnest
        system ('tar', '-zcvf', 'my_tarball.tgz', '/mypath with spaces/dir' );

        I'm not really a human, but I play one on earth.
        Old Perl Programmer Haiku ................... flash japh

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