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Re: excuting the tar command

by turnstep (Parson)
on Apr 25, 2001 at 18:01 UTC ( #75452=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to excuting the tar command

Quote the directory with the space:
my $tarcom = qq{tar cvf /backup/desktop.tar "/drive-c/windows/Program Files/Desktop +"};

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