B20: Cp fails while "%" sign is in file name

Andrzej.Pruszynski@eur.autodesk.com Andrzej.Pruszynski@eur.autodesk.com
Tue Aug 31 23:49:00 GMT 1999

Ok, It is a good hint. I need to fix it as my NT "rsync" calls cygwin1.dll,
which cause rsync to skip those files.

Thanks a lot!



-----Original Message-----
From: Egor Duda [ mailto:deo@logos-m.ru ]
Sent: Friday, August 20, 1999 15:11
To: Andrzej.Pruszynski@eur.autodesk.com
Cc: cygwin@sourceware.cygnus.com
Subject: B20: Cp fails while "%" sign is in file name


August 20 1999, Andrzej.Pruszynski@eur.autodesk.com wrote:

>Thanks, but just tested:
>bash-2.02$ cp tst25\%.txt tst.txt
>cp: tst25%.txt: No such file or directory
>It doesn't work...

quote from ChangeLog:

Thu Jan  7 17:50:49 1999  Christopher Faylor <cgf@cygnus.com>

        * fhandler.cc (fhandler_base::set_name): Fix bug which
        disallowed '%' in a file name.

Perhaps you should try Jan-15'th snapshot?

Egor.            mailto:deo@logos-m.ru ICQ 5165414 FidoNet 2:5020/496.19

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