rsync, windows/cygwin and special characters in filenames

Wayne Davison wayned at
Thu Jun 17 18:33:40 GMT 2004

On Thu, Jun 17, 2004 at 09:25:50PM +0300, Ville Mattila wrote:
> I noticed that when the files are synced from the server to my windows 
> box, the rsync translates the special characters to quotes.

Rsync does not translate any characters, so the problem is most likely
that the font you are using in Windows is not compatible with the
character set you want to display (e.g. Windows tends to use CP 1252).


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