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The expansion you're seeing is due to the unix shell expanding wildcards prior to giving them over to the command being run

However, you don't have to use cmd as your shell under Windows. You can install bash or another shell that comes from UNIX. Then I would be very surprised if you couldn't enjoy nice wildcard expansion under that OS.


In reply to Re^2: using wildcard character * in perlscript command line by dorward
in thread using wildcard character * in perlscript command line by krusty

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