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Control characters in file names

Control characters in file names

Posted Dec 2, 2010 17:40 UTC (Thu) by michaeljt (subscriber, #39183)
In reply to: Control characters in file names by Ross
Parent article: Ghosts of Unix past, part 4: High-maintenance designs

> I don't know anyone using Python as their login shell.

I was assuming that the biggest problem with filenames and shell script came from actual well-known script files that got exploited, not stuff typed in at the command line. I'm sure that can be a problem too of course.

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