[Bug 2106] Spaces in remote filename

samba-bugs at samba.org samba-bugs at samba.org
Wed Dec 1 07:43:45 GMT 2004


wayned at samba.org changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |WONTFIX

------- Additional Comments From wayned at samba.org  2004-12-01 00:43 -------
Rsync users exploit this space-splitting behavior to request multiple files from
a remote server, so it cannot be changed at this late date without causing

One work around is to use the --files-from option.  For instance, instead of
running this:

rsync -av remote:'/Some\ Path/To/Some\ File.txt' /dest

you could run this:

echo '/Some Path/To/Some File.txt' |
  rsync -av --files-from=- --no-relative remote:/ /dest

It's a little more complicated, but it does work with filesnames that contain

Configure bugmail: https://bugzilla.samba.org/userprefs.cgi?tab=email
------- You are receiving this mail because: -------
You are the QA contact for the bug, or are watching the QA contact.

More information about the rsync mailing list