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Re: [Gnu-arch-users] Trying out the new escaping version...

From: Tom Lord
Subject: Re: [Gnu-arch-users] Trying out the new escaping version...
Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2004 08:54:37 -0800 (PST)

    > From: "Pierce T.Wetter III" <address@hidden>

    >   I base this not on _theory_ but on practice with trying to import this 
    > website a customer gave me that has godawful naming conventions.

    >   Here's what I've found.

    >   Let's say you have a directory of files:
    >    "bad example.html"
    >    "worse example .html"
    >    "bad dir/bad example.html"

    >   With Pika escaping, you might think you could do this:

    >    tla add bad\(sp)example.html

    >    Nope. You have to do:

No, that's not what you should expect.  It is a mistake of chth's
implementation taht leads you to think that should work.

Amazingly enough, the way to add the file 'bad example.html'

        tla add 'bad example.html'


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