Space In Folder Names Doesn't Work With .syncignore


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The .SyncIgnore file seems to ignore folder names with a space.

 

This is my .Syncignore file

# .SyncIgnore is a UTF-8 encoded .txt file that helps you specify single files, paths and rules # for ignoring during the synchronization job. It supports "?" and "*" wildcard symbols.### OS generated files #.DS_Store.DS_Store?._*.Spotlight-V100.Trashesehthumbs.dbdesktop.iniThumbs.db# Don't Sync these folders #foofoo bar

 

The folder called foo doesn't sync, which is what I expected, but foo bar is still synced. Do I need to encapsulate them somehow? I've tried double and single quotes.

 

 

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  • 5 months later...

Hello,

 

Any progress on this issue? I am having problems ignoring folders with spaces in the name as well. I tried the "?" suggestion, but that did not work. I finally gave up and renamed the folder in question so that it no longer has a space in the name. 

 

Thank you,

Chris

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