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From Geoffrey Young <ge...@modperlcookbook.org>
Subject Re: qw() and embedded spaces in filname paths
Date Fri, 16 Apr 2004 14:57:52 GMT


Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:
> okey, bug found.  noticed on windows because spaces in filenames
> are more common there, but it happens anywhere.
> 
> here's the deal.  this command:
> 
> perl Makefile.PL -httpd "C:/A B/apache.exe" -apxs "C:/A B/apxs"
> 
> results in the following being put into t/TEST
> 
> %Apache::testConfig::Argv = qw(httpd C:\A B\apache.exe apxs C:\A B\apxs)
> 
> so, duh, the spaces lose their significance because qw() is treating
> the whitespace as delimiters.

does this help?

--Geoff

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