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Re: Problem with wildcard from Windows
- From: Christopher Faylor <cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 30 Dec 2009 13:30:19 -0500
- Subject: Re: Problem with wildcard from Windows
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- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Wed, Dec 30, 2009 at 05:36:05PM +0100, Bengt Larsson wrote:
>I seem to have a problem with wildcards from the Windows command line
>when there are high-bit characters in a filename.
>A directory contains only the two files "user" and "anv?ndare"
>("anv?ndare" being user in Swedish):
> C:\Documents and Settings\Bengt2\Desktop\test\ttt>ls -l
> total 0
> -rw-r--r-- 1 Bengt2 Users 0 2009-12-30 02:23 anv?ndare
> -rw-r--r-- 1 Bengt2 Users 0 2009-12-30 02:23 user
> C:\Documents and Settings\Bengt2\Desktop\test\ttt>ls u*
> C:\Documents and Settings\Bengt2\Desktop\test\ttt>ls a*
> ls: cannot access a*: No such file or directory
I get a different (and slightly more understandable) error
(not sure how this will translate to my email client from vnc):
c:\tmp> ls a*
ls: cannot access anvA¤ndare: No such file or directory
autoruns.chm autoruns.exe autorunsc.exe
I'm not really familiar with all of the changes that Corinna made
for this but I'll take a look to see if this is easy to fix.
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