Problem with hgmerge and spaces in paths

Matt Mackall mpm at
Fri Sep 30 12:14:53 CDT 2005

On Fri, Sep 30, 2005 at 04:24:56PM +0100, Dales, Michael W wrote:
> The below patch fixes that bug by simply putting quotes around all the
> parameters. Perhaps this needs shoring up otherwhere in the source to
> prevent other similar problems, but I've still not made it through the
> mercurial tutorial to trip over them yet :) Tested under cygwin on
> Windows XP. 

Quoting just moves the problem. Perhaps we should switch some of these
calls to one of the spawn variants.

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