What's up with bash shell and spaces in filenames?

Tom Horsley horsley1953 at gmail.com
Mon May 10 16:28:29 UTC 2010

On Mon, 10 May 2010 08:32:53 -0700
Alan Evans wrote:

> [alan at agena ~]$ cd '/media/My Book/'
> bash: cd: /media/My: No such file or directory

Then try putting the cd command in single quotes as well - it may be
some alias that isn't dealing correctly with escaped args.

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