Long file names (with spaces) in view spec

stephenng at alum.mit.edustephenng stephenng at alum.mit.edustephenng
Thu Apr 30 06:44:37 PDT 1998



How do I put in a long directory name (with spaces) in the client 
view spec?

Perforce treats spaces as delimeters in the view spec.

If I use the short file/dir names (i.e. with ~) then drag and drop to 
add files doesn't work--Perforce doesn't seem to recognize that the 
long & short forms are equivalent.

I've tried quoting the strings with " and ', and tried quoting the 
spaces with \.

Thanks,

Steve









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