execlp/execvp needs case-correct PATH

Csaba Raduly rcsaba@gmail.com
Wed Feb 11 08:29:00 GMT 2015


On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 8:14 PM, Thomas Wolff  wrote:
> Am 10.02.2015 um 10:27 schrieb Corinna Vinschen:
(snip)
>>
>> Which makes sense, given that notepad is not in C:\Windows\System32, but
>> in C:\Windows.
>
> On my systems (Windows 7 Professional/Ultimate) it's in both C:\Windows and
> C:\Windows\System32

Which is what I'd expect on most (if not all) Windows systems:

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/oldnewthing/archive/2006/03/28/563008.aspx

Csaba
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