CD Command and dirs with spaces

Heinz-Jürgen Oertel oe@port.de
Wed Mar 31 19:45:00 GMT 1999


Dave Finnegan schrieb:
> 
> I'm running B20 on NT w/ SP3 and find that the 'cd' command under
> Bash will not recognize directories with a space character in them.
> In particular c:\Program Files.
> 
> I've tried escaping the space char, double escaping it, quoting the
> dir, quoting and escaping, all to no avail.
> 
> Is this a bug?  Is there a workaround?
> 
> TIA,
> 
>   Dave
>   dave@syncinc.com
> 


Now in German at W95:

/Programme> uname -a
CYGWIN_95-4.0 DAVID 20.1 (0.3/1/1) 1998-12-3 20:39:18 i586 unknown
/Programme> cd "Gemeinsame Dateien"
/Programme/Gemeinsame\ Dateien>


it works perfect

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