Process argument passing problems
Fri Jun 21 15:19:00 GMT 2019

Hey everyone,

I have to following problem (using cmd.exe):

C:\cygwin64\home\xy>C:\cygwin64\bin\echo.exe -DFOO=\"BAR\" -DBAR=\"FOO\"

I would have expected:


Context: I'm executing various cygwin programs through (native) Python and
passing C macros to gcc like 'gcc -DFOO=\"BAR\"' fails because of this.

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