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Re: bug : file selection dialog

From: <s@m>
Date: Wed, 17 May 2000 21:22:37 +0100 (CET)
To: "P. T. Rourke" <ptrourke@mediaone.net>
Cc: www-amaya@w3c.org, www-amaya@w3.org
Message-Id: <Pine.LNX.4.04.10005172116410.20146-100000@avant-garde.7ouma.tn>
On Wed, 17 May 2000, P. T. Rourke wrote:

> > files dont show ( all the files ) in the file selection dialog if
> > you have a filename with a space character in it.
> 
> <humor> Then don't put a space character in the filename.</humor>

	:-) a bug is a bug. even if it has a workaround.

> 
> Seriously, web page names shouldn't have spaces in them.  If a page is on an
> NT box, you can usually get to it in other (non-Amaya) browsers using an
> escaped space (%20 I think); I haven't tried that in Amaya.  But it's a bad,
> bad idea: unix don't like spaces, and some of your readers will be unix.
> 

	actually i'm using linux. which permits space characters in
	filenames. of course i won't put a space in filename that i will
	put on the web. the problem is that i'm not able to see any file
	in the directory containing this file. 

> ptrourke@mediaone.net
> 
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: s@m <tn-sam@netcourrier.com>
> To: <www-amaya@w3c.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, May 17, 2000 10:24 AM
> Subject: bug : file selection dialog
> 
> 
> >
> > files dont show ( all the files ) in the file selection dialog if
> > you have a filename with a space character in it.
> >
> > s@m
> >
> 

							
								s@m
Received on Wednesday, 17 May 2000 16:25:12 UTC

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