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Re: [Nmh-workers] Redoing argument processing

From: Paul Fox
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] Redoing argument processing
Date: Fri, 18 Jan 2013 09:26:40 -0500

ralph wrote:
 > 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.)

sure.  but it's 2013.  processes aren't the ogres they used to be.


 > Cheers, Ralph.
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 paul fox, address@hidden (arlington, ma, where it's 13.8 degrees)

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