On Tue, Apr 24, 2001 at 01:31:32PM -0700, Peter Burkholder wrote:
> 6) I'm surprised that " " (space) is converted to _. I didn't
> know that it was a 'scary character'. I'm curious as to the
> reason for that.
I think the fear with spaces is that there is a possibility here
to try and feed arguments after an (executable) filename. Can't think
of an example that would actually do harm, but i actually like this
feature. Perhaps it should be made an option.
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