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vrf Thanks Stan!

Question asked by VRFuser on Oct 27, 2002
Just what I needed.

Doug Rudrow
Spectrian Inc.

-----Original Message-----
From: Stan Bischof [mailto:rsb@soco.agilent.com]
Sent: Monday, October 28, 2002 12:52 PM
To: VEE vrf
Cc: vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com
Subject: [vrf] Re: Another dir/file question...


"Rudrow, Doug" <Doug_Rudrow@spectrian.com> wrote:
> I've been playing around with the "dir" command that you've been
discussing.
> It's a great tool for me, with one exception, many of the directories on
my
> machine and on our network drives have spaces in their name. I'm assuming
> that it's the old DOS naming conventions that prevent me from getting a
list
> of files in a directory with a space in the name.
>
> Is there a way to get around this without re-naming the directories?

Sure- you should be OK by just adding a couple of quotes

dir "\wherever
ame with spaceswhatever"

pretty much the same for any command line work when you use spaces

Stan


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