remote/1832: spaces in directory names

Tue Feb 14 10:18:00 GMT 2006

The following reply was made to PR remote/1832; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Andrew STUBBS <>
To: Brendan Kehoe <>
Subject: Re: remote/1832: spaces in directory names
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2006 10:05:24 +0000

 Brendan Kehoe wrote:
 > This change makes GDB a little more willing to debug an application on a
 > remote target when the file or its path happens to have one or more
 > spaces in it.  Among other things, this makes paths like
 >    C:/Documents and Settings/Joe Smith/My Documents/hack/mytest
 > usable when you want to debug mytest on a remote target via 'load'.
 I already have a patch for this awaiting approval.
 Mine allows/required proper quoting and supports tilde expansion.
 I also have two related patches waiting:
 directory command patch:
 add-symbol-file command patch:
 Andrew Stubbs

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