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Re: How to escape white space in command line arguments

by nvivek (Vicar)
on Apr 13, 2010 at 06:35 UTC ( #834417=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to How to escape white space in command line arguments

If you want to escape the spaces in the string of an array.You try the following,
my %hash=(1=>"one"); my $str='C:/Program Files/Perl Express/sample.txt'; $str=~s/ /\\ /g; @ARGV = ($str,%hash); system("./script.pl @ARGV");
In the script.pl,I printed the array @ARGV. It printed the Path and hash keys and values correctly.

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