[fpc-pascal] Parsing commandline parameters with wildcards on Linux

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Sun Apr 10 11:50:56 CEST 2011

On Sun, 10 Apr 2011, Bart wrote:

> Hi all,
> I ran into a problem with resolving commandline parameters, due to
> wildcard expansion by bash.
> Obviously this is a common scenario on Linux, so how to treat it?
> I would prefer to expand the wildcards by myself, but it seems I have
> no access to what the user actually typed on the commandline?

You cannot access that. If you want the wildcards, the user must escape them himself.


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