[clug] Spaces in filenames?
clug at repose.cx
Wed Aug 20 10:37:01 EST 2003
Russell Weatherburn <russell at oxyoss.net> writes:
> Could this be made to work with Apache? Quite often windoze users end
> up with spaces in their filenames, and I find it difficult to get them
> from web pages (or samba services, sometimes). Underscores get around
> this issue, but sometimes the users want to have the spaces in
Sounds like you're approaching the problem from the wrong end. A
decent browser when given a URL in the location bar like:
http://path/to/name with space
will automatically transform the spaces to URL escaped %20 entities,
as it should. You shouldn't have to hack Apache.
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