Re: extfs/rpm whitespace(s) and single quote(s) in filename workaround

On Wed, 21 Jan 2004, Andrew V. Samoilov wrote:

> workaround for
>  Additional Comment #1 From Jeff Johnson on 2002-05-09 12:17 -------
> If you *must* query filenames with embedded spaces, then you will need
> to add an extra level of escaping to get past rpm's globbing and
> reparsing of CLI arguments.

Good to know.  At least we can be reasonably sure that they won't fix this
bug one day :-)

> Here's what will "work" for your example:
>   rpm -q -p /tmp/a\\\ b\\\ c/diffutils-2.7-23.i386.rpm


> Also typo fix for extfs/extfs.ini.

Applied.  Thank you!

Pavel Roskin

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