POL does not open files with spaces in filenames.

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MiAl Mardi 31 Juillet 2012 à 18:06

Hi, again.

POL v4.1.4-7 cannot open files contain spaces in filenames. For instance, 'Re coll.docx'. But file 'Recoll.docx' is opened without any issues. And it is the same situation if a directory has spaces.

Edité par MiAl

Quentin PÂRIS Mardi 31 Juillet 2012 à 22:10
Quentin PÂRISAnonymous

What do you type in your terminal?
MiAl Mardi 31 Juillet 2012 à 22:30

I try to open it by double-click.
If I type in the terminal
~ $ playonlinux Re coll.docx
Or if I try to type in the terminal (with quotes).
~ $ playonlinux 'Re coll.docx'
I got the error either.

In terminal:

mial@mial-System-Product-Name ~ $ playonlinux 'Re coll.docx'
[main] Message: PlayOnLinux (4.1.4-dev) is starting
[clean_tmp] Message: Cleaning temp directory
[Check_OpenGL] Message: 32bits direct rendering is enabled
[Check_OpenGL] Message: 64bits direct rendering is enabled
[main] Message: Filesystem is compatible
mial@mial-System-Product-Name ~ $ [POL_System_CheckFS] Message: Checking filesystem for WINWORD.EXE
[POL_Wine] Message: Running wine-1.5.3 WINWORD.EXE Z:\\home\\mial\\Re coll.docx (Working directory : /home/mial/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/Office2010/drive_c/Program Files/Microsoft Office/Office14)
[POL_Wine] Message: Notice: PlayOnLinux deliberately disables winemenubuilder. See
[POL_Wine] Message: Wine return: 0
[POL_LoadVar_Device] Message: Gettings GPU informations
[POL_LoadVar_Device] Message: VendorID : 10de
[POL_LoadVar_Device] Message: DeviceID : 0849
[POL_Website_GET] Message: GET

And I get two errors of MS Word, one by one:

«File is not found



«File is not found

(Z:\\home\\mial\\Мои документы\\coll.docx

I am almost sure, that a day ago I did not have the error. It seems quotes are lost. I suppose that some new settings are the reason, but I have no ideas about it.

Edité par MiAl

Quentin PÂRIS Mercredi 1 Aoüt 2012 à 13:48
Quentin PÂRISAnonymous

Where is the file located?
MiAl Mercredi 1 Aoüt 2012 à 13:52


So, its full name is "/home/mial/Re coll.docx".
Quentin PÂRIS Mercredi 1 Aoüt 2012 à 13:53
Quentin PÂRISAnonymous

What if you type playonlinux "/home/mial/Re coll.docx"?
MiAl Mercredi 1 Aoüt 2012 à 14:04

Hm, the file is opened successfully!

UPD: I don't understand what happens, but it seems, that the problems is fixed by itself. 
Now I can open any file by doble-click and by any other way I use. 
Sorry for false alarm if it was complitly my fault.

Edité par MiAl