[Lazarus] TProcess not mirroring terminal

JuuS JuuS at mykolab.ch
Tue Jun 2 16:29:37 CEST 2015

On 06/02/2015 04:20 PM, Mark Morgan Lloyd wrote:
> JuuS wrote:
>> Thanks for the answer. wildcards do work fine when I make exclude and
>> include params, but then those are interpreted by rsync as simple
>> patterns to match. So you are saying that in the case of the actual
>> source folder param the shell must be involved and passing it through
>> TProcess params won't work?
> Note also this behaviour from Bash:

Interesting insight, thanks. I've learned a lot about shell today... :)

> $ echo fpc*
> fpc fpc.tar fpcbuild-2.2.4.tar.gz fpcbuild-2.4.0.tar.gz
> $ echo fred*
> fred*
> So * is expanded if files match, but is passed through unchanged if not.
> This means that if your program isn't expanding * based on what's in a
> directory, there are some cases where it will be behaving the same as
> the shell :-)

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