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filename with HASH
- From: pen <pen_1232000 at yahoo dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 16 Nov 2011 16:17:03 -0800 (PST)
- Subject: filename with HASH
Need help, Cant access html file from lynx, even though its readable by other
$ ls -l "test bay#, wwid"
-rw-r--r--+ 1 test Users 50999 Nov 17 03:22 test bay#, wwid
$ file "test bay#, wwid"
test bay#, wwid: HTML document, ASCII text, with very long lines
$ head -2 "test bay#, wwid"
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
$ lynx -dump "test bay#, wwid"
Can't Access `file://localhost/cygdrive/e/test%20bay#,%20wwid'
Alert!: Unable to access document.
lynx: Can't access startfile
Played around and found that if i create any file with "#, " lynx cant
Its on win-7; do not know if there is any other special character that lynx
has problem with.
Can't even check in the script for a valid filename since shell commands
recognize this file well.
Appreciate your help.
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