Hi,

At Wed, 31 Mar 2010 01:31:39 +0900,
Jon Forums wrote in [ruby-core:29147]:
> I'm curious, where is it described that this behavior is the
> spec of Windows itself?  I'm not familiar with this from the
> DOS or WScript/CScript scripting perspective.

It's depend on "the association of file extension to programs".

> OTH, if Kernel.exec would be changed to honor COMSPEC, would
> it handle spaces in the path correctly when using shells such
> as TCC LE?

It's already done if you pass them properly.

-- 
Nobu Nakada