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Re: [Nmh-workers] Redoing argument processing

From: Ralph Corderoy
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] Redoing argument processing
Date: Fri, 18 Jan 2013 13:58:40 +0000

Hi Paul,

> couldn't one just skip the whole "what's a shell metacharacter these
> days?" issue, and just always go for door #3?

I suppose the overhead of kicking off sh is trying to be avoided for the
simple case.  (Where the user knows route #3 is being taken then they
could do an exec but that's a bit icky.)

Cheers, Ralph.

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