From: Mike Ayers (email@example.com)
Date: Mon Jul 12 2004 - 14:22:58 CDT
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On
> Behalf Of Dominikus Scherkl (MGW)
> Sent: Monday, July 12, 2004 9:51 AM
> > Because the filename was automatically converted with "?"
> > characters, it is considered and invalid file name and I
> > can't open this.
> How about open them on a system without this problem (like Un*x)?
> But be sure to refer to the file with quotes. something like
> cp CDROM/'my??file' Windows/D/my__file
> should work.
Windows has excellent support for special filenames, although if the
character is actually 0x ('?'), then this idea is sound, as Windows
prohibits that character in filenames.
> you may get bootable cd-images from several sources for free
> - try searching for 'knoppix', this doesn't need anything to
> install, simply running from the CD (after burning it, of course)
Note that you probably need 2 CDROMs to do this. I believe Knoppix
doe not install all needed filesystems to memory, so the Knoppix CD must
This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.5 : Mon Jul 12 2004 - 14:24:35 CDT