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Re: svnsync init rejects URL that contain spaces, even if they are escaped or quoted

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2009a_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Feb 2009 22:22:36 -0600

On Feb 23, 2009, at 18:23, Jonathan Coles wrote:

> Unfortunately, one of the repositories that I want to back up with
> svnsync has a URL that contains spaces. I have tried escaping the
> spaces
> with backslashes. I have also tried enclosing the entire URL string in
> quotes (""). svnsync still insists the URL is malformed.
>
> Is there some other method of escaping spaces that I don't know about?
> Or, is this a bug?

Did you try replacing each space with "%20"? That would make it a
proper URL. (URLs cannot contain spaces, though Subversion on
occasion allows it.)

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