alias: use run_command api to execute aliases
[git/git.git] / git.c
diff --git a/git.c b/git.c
index 68334f6..23610aa 100644 (file)
--- a/git.c
+++ b/git.c
@@ -177,24 +177,24 @@ static int handle_alias(int *argcp, const char ***argv)
        alias_string = alias_lookup(alias_command);
        if (alias_string) {
                if (alias_string[0] == '!') {
+                       const char **alias_argv;
+                       int argc = *argcp, i;
+
                        commit_pager_choice();
-                       if (*argcp > 1) {
-                               struct strbuf buf;
-
-                               strbuf_init(&buf, PATH_MAX);
-                               strbuf_addstr(&buf, alias_string);
-                               sq_quote_argv(&buf, (*argv) + 1, PATH_MAX);
-                               free(alias_string);
-                               alias_string = buf.buf;
-                       }
-                       trace_printf("trace: alias to shell cmd: %s => %s\n",
-                                    alias_command, alias_string + 1);
-                       ret = system(alias_string + 1);
-                       if (ret >= 0 && WIFEXITED(ret) &&
-                           WEXITSTATUS(ret) != 127)
-                               exit(WEXITSTATUS(ret));
-                       die("Failed to run '%s' when expanding alias '%s'",
-                           alias_string + 1, alias_command);
+
+                       /* build alias_argv */
+                       alias_argv = xmalloc(sizeof(*alias_argv) * (argc + 1));
+                       alias_argv[0] = alias_string + 1;
+                       for (i = 1; i < argc; ++i)
+                               alias_argv[i] = (*argv)[i];
+                       alias_argv[argc] = NULL;
+
+                       ret = run_command_v_opt(alias_argv, RUN_USING_SHELL);
+                       if (ret >= 0)   /* normal exit */
+                               exit(ret);
+
+                       die_errno("While expanding alias '%s': '%s'",
+                           alias_command, alias_string + 1);
                }
                count = split_cmdline(alias_string, &new_argv);
                if (count < 0)