ARghhhh Re: Spaces in file and directory names.
- From: Bertrand Guiheneuf <Bertrand Guiheneuf inria fr>
- To: "Brandon S. Allbery" <allbery hilfy ece cmu edu>, gnome-list gnome org
- Subject: ARghhhh Re: Spaces in file and directory names.
- Date: Tue, 15 Dec 1998 14:23:56 +0100
// +----- | Unix has used spaces in the names for a long long time. Any
// shell | with completion supports that. +--->8
// Regrettably false:
// 2@hilfy:501 B$ ksh 3@hilfy:161 K$ touch 'test file' 3@hilfy:162 K$
// echo test file ----------------------/ (pressed <ESC><ESC> here)
// ksh93 (in its incarnation as "dtksh") likewise doesn't handle it
// ksh has never (to my knowledge) understood special characters in
Yes, you are write Brandon, I also remember a shell I had written back in
spring1992 which did not do that either. You are damn right.
But now, I think it is time to stop the thread.
And maybe is it time to stop the thread about CVS too.
Bertrand GUIHENEUF E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel.: (33) 01 39 63 50 36
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