Quoting a sub-shell avoids errors, but I'm not sure whether it works under windows 💩
IIRC, we have been preferring backticks over $() as it is more universal. Perhaps @greg-1-anderson recalls the conversation there.
Yes; $() is more readable, but `` works in more shells. The quotes added by the patch are very necessary, though; thank you for the PR.
Can we implement a fix while still using backticks? Otherwise we are trading problems.
It should be possible to just wrap the backticks in double quotes.
Fix #272. Fix quoting on newly added 'which uname' call by wrapping i…
…n double quotes.
fixes #272 (attempt 2)