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Allow escaping of equals signs in CLI task args #475

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bitprophet opened this Issue Nov 9, 2011 · 0 comments

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bitprophet commented Nov 9, 2011

Use case is passing a big chunk of options to some remote command, including GNU style --x=y.

This does not work because of Fab's naive CLI task arg/kwarg parsing, which picks it up as a kwarg.

Like #137 we should probably allow for backslash escaping of equals signs so users in this situation aren't left out to dry.

@ghost ghost assigned bitprophet Nov 18, 2011

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