[jcifs] smbfolder.listFiles(SmbFileFilter) drops folders with a leading whitespace
craig.stires at gmail.com
Fri Jun 4 13:06:43 MDT 2010
if i could get rid of the spaces and ampersands... but, not an option.
so, is there a need to do a trim in that specific section of path splitting
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On Behalf Of André Warnier
Sent: Friday, 4 June 2010 11:36 PM
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Subject: Re: [jcifs] smbfolder.listFiles(SmbFileFilter) drops folders with a
Craig Stires wrote:
> wanted to followup with an update on an issue i had found in January.
> hopefully, this will help isolate the problem
> I'm using jcifs 1.3.14
> The problem happens whenever a folder name starts with a ' '. When
> smbfolder.listFiles(SmbFileFilter) is called on a folder containing
> subfolders with leading spaces, the SmbFile list returned has the
> space stripped off.
Solution : do not use paths with spaces in them. They are evil, and have
already caused the loss of thousands of productive hours.
Whoever invented them needs to be found, stripped, tarred, dunk in
feathers and run out of town.
Or at least he should get an IgNobel prize.
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