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Old 03-09-2004, 03:28 AM   #1
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Samba file naming conventions


I'm not exactly sure how i should deal with this. Basically, I have finally set up Samba and magically it works. I just copied a directory from my w2k machine to the shared drive on my linux box. But when i access the directory on the console..i get this:

# cd /mnt/5GB
# ls
downloaded mp3 recycled
# cd mp3
# ls
CD Mojo 2.0
# cd CD Mojo 2.0
-bash: cd: CD: No such file or directory


i'm guessing i need to somehow enable something in the samba config....but i'm not sure what to do?

TIA
 
Old 03-09-2004, 03:54 AM   #2
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you need a slash before the space
Code:
cd CD\ Mojo\ 2.0
or just type the first letter and press tab for auto-complete
 
Old 03-09-2004, 07:48 AM   #3
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Basically, get rid of the spaces. Frustrated the hell outta me for a few months after i switched over to Slackware from XP
 
Old 03-10-2004, 03:42 AM   #4
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Thanks for the help peeps.
 
  


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