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From Peter Donald <>
Subject Re: Directory names with spaces in a directory-based task
Date Wed, 21 Nov 2001 01:00:12 GMT
On Wed, 21 Nov 2001 11:52, McHenry, Matt wrote:
> I see by looking at the source code that e.g. the includes attribute for a
> directory-based task is being tokenized not only on commas but also on
> spaces.  This obviously presents a problem when dealing with files &
> directories with spaces in their names.  Is there a way to escape the space
> character, or has anyone else found a way to get around this problem?  And
> in the worst case ... will it break anything if I change it to tokenize
> only on commas?

Can't you just use an includes subelement rather than includes attribute to 
get around this ?



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