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In Brief

Script for creating ASCII and extended ASCII files.

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Functional Categories:
  • Backup/Restore
  • Linux
  • Posted:9 Dec 2005
    File Size:4KB
    License:Free
    Download:/coolsolutions/tools/downloads/make_ascii_files.sh
    Publisher:Dean Giles

    Disclaimer

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    Details

    Backup Applications occasionally have problems with Extended ASCII characters in file names. This script will create the character as individual file names, so that a backup can be performed and it can be determined if the backups were successful with all extended ASCII characters.

    Usage:

    From the Linux console prompt just type the name of the utility.
    ./makeAsciifiles.sh
    This will create a directory called OddFileNames and files in that directory with ASCII and exteded ASCII file names.

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