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Re: [perl #56348] [PATCH] glob() with spaces - documentation unclear

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Rafael Garcia-Suarez
June 26, 2008 00:58
Re: [perl #56348] [PATCH] glob() with spaces - documentation unclear
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2008/6/26 Paul Fenwick <>:
> G'day Ed / p5p,
> Ed Avis (via RT) wrote:
>> But this is obscure.  The special treatment of space characters should
>> be there in the main glob() documentation, and it doesn't need to hark
>> back to the days of perl 5.6.  It could mention that
>> File::Glob::bsd_glob is a safe alternative that won't trip up on
>> spaces.
> I agree!  I've attached a git-ish patch that adds to the documentation.

Thanks, applied.

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