[tex-k] TeX finding filenames with spaces
wolinski at mimuw.edu.pl
Mon Jan 12 12:13:53 CET 2004
Karl Berry wrote:
> Interesting. So the idea is to be able to say
> \input "foo bar.tex"
> That seems worth supporting in general. I don't see any problems with it.
I think nowadays it is a must. With Gnome and KDE getting popular people
are getting used to spaces in file names even on Unices.
In fact I think TeX should be able to read file with any name allowed by
the operating system. So blocking quotes as an allowed character is
somewhat risky. :-)
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