KERNEL: force copying of DOS-style path into argv of
Alex Villacís Lasso
a_villacis at palosanto.com
Mon Oct 31 15:31:53 CST 2005
Alexandre Julliard wrote:
>Alex Villacís Lasso <a_villacis at palosanto.com> writes:
>>Sorry to disagree, but I have seen this behavior (fully qualified name
>>in argv) since MS-DOS and Windows 3.1. Even some old C tutorial books
>>mention it in passing. I have also replicated this behavior from the
>>command line (COMMAND.COM) in MS-Windows 98 in a DOS box, without using
>>Explorer. My sample app prints out the argv array and it consistenly
>>shows a fully qualified path to the executable in argv, even when run
>>from a DOS box.
>It's OK to change argv when started from a Unix shell, but not when
>started from another Windows process. Your patch does it in all cases,
>which is not correct.
Sounds reasonable. What is the proper way to tell apart the two cases?
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