This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the Cygwin project.
Re: cygstart doesn't handle question marks in mailto URLs
On 30/03/2012 9:43 AM, Ryan Johnson wrote:
On 30/03/2012 9:27 AM, Ken Brown wrote:
... and, coincidentally, the ascii code for '?' is 0x3f.
If I type `cygstart mailto:recipient?subject=subject' at a Cygwin
bash prompt, I expect my default Windows mail program to start an
outgoing message with `recipient' as recipient and `subject' as
subject. (This is what happens if I type the same URL into a `Start
Menu -> Run' box.) What happens instead is that
`recipient?subject=subject' shows up as the recipient, with the
question mark replaced by something unprintable, and the subject is
FYI, the "unprintable" character is U+F03F, which is not even a valid
Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html
Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple