Rsyncing Windows directory to a Linux box: problem with spaces in directory names

Mike gmane at
Tue Dec 16 23:35:44 EST 2003

Charles Nadeau wrote:
> Hello,
> I am trying to rsync folders/files hosted on a Windows machine to a
> Linux machine. Many of the directory names have spaces in them.
> How can I list them in a file so that the --include-from option use
> them correctly?
> Thanks!
> Charles

try\ escaping\ the\ spaces\ like\ this
"or perhaps quoting"


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