\pdffilesize and spaces

Joseph Wright joseph.wright at morningstar2.co.uk
Fri Oct 18 23:45:20 CEST 2019

On 18/10/2019 22:26, Karl Berry wrote:
> And the quotes are a whole problem in themselves, since now you can't
> find filenames containing quotes. For example,
> \pdffilesize{"file_1.tex"} should arguably fail unless the filename has
> quotes. (I am not sure where the quotes are read in this case.)

As a 'Windows person', quotes around file names are just 'part of 
filenames' and are equivalent: "<filename>" = <filename>. It's 
more-or-less impossible to create a file name containing double quote 
mark (See 
- there are quite a few reserved chars.)


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