On Wed, 2002-01-16 at 22:53, Bill Moseley wrote:
> At 07:27 PM 01/16/02 -0800, Jason Birch wrote:
> >> Hey David: What's the deal with this? Is the percent sign a shell meta
> in Windows?
> >but... (NT) %ENVVAR% == (Unix) $ENVVAR
I'd have to concur... I'm guessing you might be able to escape it.
But, I'm not sure.
> So is command.com getting confused and thinks:
command.com is always confused. But, some days it accidentally gets
> Who writes this stuff? ;)
Flying monkeys. Rooms and rooms full of them.
> Does this happen on Win NT or Win2k?
I can check it out shortly. I have Windows 98 and 2000 in VMs.
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Received on Thu Jan 17 04:04:31 2002