[linux-cifs-client] cifs mounted home directory problems

Dave Kleikamp shaggy at austin.ibm.com
Fri Apr 1 16:56:41 GMT 2005

On Fri, 2005-04-01 at 10:51 -0600, Steven French wrote:

> What about other illegal characters? Although I have not been able to
> generate a Linux file with
> < or > or \ or | 
> yet - it may be possible to do that via the API (bypassing the shell).

Just escape them with a \:
touch \<\>\\\|

David Kleikamp
IBM Linux Technology Center

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