[erlang-questions] Re: how do I get the actual list of arguments passed to an escript?
Mon Apr 4 15:46:36 CEST 2011
It could be that it is the unix shell that is interpreting your
arguments for you, before calling erlang. Please try:
~ >./args one two 'three and four are one argument'
On Mon, 2011-04-04 at 15:41 +0200, Roberto Ostinelli wrote:
> ~ >./args one two "three and four are one argument"
> The escript manpage (e.g.
> http://www.erlang.org/doc/man/escript.html) claims
> the main/1 function will be called with a list of strings
> representing the arguments given to the script (not changed
> interpreted in any way).
> which is why I was expecting
> Args=["one","two","three and four are one argument"]
> How can I get the arguments without Erlang changing and
> interpreting them?
> ./args one two 'three and four are one argument'
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