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10.5: Repair Time Machine after logic board changes
Authored by: jerminho on Sep 04, '08 01:16:48AM

Okie one more qustion
What if your computer name is Wee Eu Ann, Jermyn
There are two spaces between Wee and Eu, and there is a comma
for some reason it says cant find the file when i use

Wee\ \ Eu\ Ann,\ Jermyn

Help would really be appreciated!
Thank you



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10.5: Repair Time Machine after logic board changes
Authored by: yeidel on Jul 01, '09 12:38:35PM
Try wrapping the computer name in single quotes:
     'Wee  Eu Ann, Jermyn'
Characters which are "special" to the command line interface like spaces and commas are not treated as "special" when they appear inside single-quotes.

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-- Joshua Yeidel
Center for Teaching, Learning, and Technology
Washington State University
Pullman, WA, USA

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