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

Max Kipness mkipness at
Tue Dec 16 23:51:39 EST 2003

> > 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"

I just include them with the spaces and it works fine. This is with
Redhat 8 or 9.


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