On Mon, Feb 28, 2011 at 9:01 PM, Kalman Hazins <kalmanh / gmail.com> wrote:
> No need for funky escaping. Just use single-quotes instead
>
> system('explorer.exe C:\your\folder')

Windows happily accepts forward slashes, too:

system "explorer C:/your/folder/path"

-- 
Phillip Gawlowski

Though the folk I have met,
(Ah, how soon!) they forget
When I've moved on to some other place,
There may be one or two,
When I've played and passed through,
Who'll remember my song or my face.