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Re: Getting information about a remote file via SSH: how to escape the filename

by jonadab (Parson)
on Jun 27, 2013 at 16:15 UTC ( #1041046=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^4: Getting information about a remote file via SSH: how to escape the filename
in thread Getting information about a remote file via SSH: how to escape the filename

How can you discern a valid filename from a malicious one in a generic way?

More to the point, if a file has a name that would cause problems using that approach (e.g., because it has quotation marks in it), I still want to get the information about that file from the remote server.


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