[dev-context] Script files for third party modules.

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Jan 3 20:10:03 CET 2007


Aditya Mahajan wrote:
> On Wed, 3 Jan 2007, Aditya Mahajan wrote:
>
>> \executesystemcommand{ texmfstart bin:vim -e (and other options)
>>   -c "source kpse:2context" ...etc...}
>>
>> We need to play around a bit to get " (quotes) to work inside a call 
>> to texmfstart. Right now, texmfstart eats the quotes.
>
> How does write18 handle quotes? Right now, on a command prompt this 
> works fine
>
> texmfstart --verbose bin:vim -c "set nu" t-vim.tex
>
> but in a test file
texmfstart --verbose bin:vim "-c set nu t-vim.tex"

may work better 

>
> \executesystemcommand{texmfstart --verbose bin:vim -c "set nu" t-vim.tex}
>
> gives
>
> system(texmfstart --verbose bin:vim -c "set nu" t-vim.tex)...executed.
>
> Notice that the quotes '..' went missing. How to get this to run. I 
> want texmfstart to run vim as
>
>   vim -c "command" file
>
> How do I save these quotes from texmfstart?
>
> Aditya


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