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Old 05-11-2003, 10:41 AM   #1
yuliang11
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"cd" help on linux redhat 9.0


hello everyone . i'm quite new to linux redhat 9.0. the problem is i can't access folders with a space on it. I've mounted my fat system onto my linux. Everytime i try to "cd" those folders like "Program Files" or "HELOO THERE" that has a space in it's name, i get an error sayiing files doens't exist. could anyone hlep me with this?.thank you
 
Old 05-11-2003, 10:46 AM   #2
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put the name in " makrs, or put a \ before the space
 
Old 05-11-2003, 10:46 AM   #3
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You need to put quotes around the folder or directory name.

cd "Program Files"
 
Old 05-11-2003, 11:23 AM   #4
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thanks a lot
 
Old 05-11-2003, 10:26 PM   #5
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OR JUST TYPE THE FIRST FEW ALPHABETS OF THE DIRECTORY NAME AND PRESS TAB 2-3 TIMES
IT WILL FILL UP THE NAME OR SHOW U THE NAME OF DIRECTORY HOW THEY ARE USED
 
  


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