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RE: Handling special characters (\/:*?"<>|) gracefully
- From: "Hicks,Mike" <Mike_Hicks at securecomputing dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 23 May 2006 16:01:52 -0500
- Subject: RE: Handling special characters (\/:*?"<>|) gracefully
Igor Peshansky <email@example.com> wrote:
> You're in luck: "PAGER='less +/managed' man mount".
> Once you have the files on a managed mount, you might also want to look
> into using the "cygstart" utility.
Ah, I neglected to mention that I still use Winamp to play my music, so
having directories that look (to Windows apps) like a mangled URL string
(er, what was "C:\Download\My Music\%4Co %46idelity %41llstars" again?)
isn't quite what I'm looking for. Thanks for the idea though.
Mike Hicks [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Associate Test Engineer
Secure Computing, St. Paul, MN
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