Spaces in paths and relocation

Fridrich Strba fridrich.strba at
Wed May 5 01:51:29 PDT 2010

OK, ignore me, please. It was the old way with spawnve that was having
this behaviour. Current dbus master seems to work like a charm. So, I
think I had my dosis of ridiculous for today :)

This brings me to another point: what is preventing us from having a
1.3.1 development version released?



On Wed, 2010-05-05 at 09:32 +0200, Fridrich Strba wrote: 
> Hello, good people,
> I always tested dbus on Windows 7 in my home directory or with other
> systems in virtual machines where the dbus tree was a part of shared
> folders. This means that I never had used it in paths that contain
> spaces. Yesterday, I moved evolution to the home directory of one
> Windows XP laptop and I discovered a problem with the relocation of the
> exec value from the service file. The error message was something like:
> "cannot execute C:/Documents" which made the whole clear to me :)
> Now, the question is: Is it right thing to do to escape the string one
> gets from _dbus_get_install_root and relocate the whole "exec" into the
> escaped prefix? Please, advise
> Fridrich
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