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    SubjectRe: Adding subroot information to /proc/mounts, or obtaining that through other means
    Am Donnerstag, 21. Juni 2007 00:46 schrieb H. Peter Anvin:
    > Dr. David Alan Gilbert wrote:
    > > What happens with the (sick) case of spaces in directory names?
    > > Also is it really nicely defined that there is no way to put a space
    > > in an option in any of the filesystems? I suppose someone
    > > particularly sick could have a device node in a directory with a space
    > > in it. It would be nice if new formats for this are being defined
    > > to make it cover everything.
    > That's already handled just fine:
    > bash-3.1$ mkdir /tmp/'Jag är: \
    > en liten mask'
    > bash-3.1$ sudo mount -t tmpfs none '/tmp/Jag är: \
    > en liten mask'/
    > bash-3.1$ tail -1 /proc/mounts
    > none /tmp/Jag\040är:\040\134\012en\040liten\040mask tmpfs rw 0 0
    > bash-3.1$

    Hmm, and what about the even sicker case: /tmp/\040, parse as /tmp/\\040?
    Do userspace cope with this?

    Happy parsingly y'rs,
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