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Re: [perl #70912] -V does not escape whitespace in config_args

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Andy Dougherty
December 8, 2009 11:36
Re: [perl #70912] -V does not escape whitespace in config_args
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On Mon, 30 Nov 2009, Andy Dougherty wrote:

> On balance I suspect that the best path forward might be to specially
> document them in the mkglossary script used to generate Porting/Glossary.
> (This is a tool included in perl's metaconfig distribution.)

Documetation added with:

commit ecf5c238cfc27e32b6ca4c6d91b92bf8852e36b2
Author: Andy Dougherty <>
Date:   Tue Dec 8 11:36:54 2009 -0500

    Document config_args limitations reported in [perl #70912]

I also applied the appropriate patch to 'mkglossary' in the metaconfig git 

I'll close the ticket.

    Andy Dougherty

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