Windows & UNC search #215

somepad opened this Issue Mar 19, 2012 · 1 comment

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I'm trying to search in UNC path on Windows:

C:\Users\Insane>ack ans-msk \smpns.ural.local\Conf\
ack: \smpns.ural.local\Conf: No such file or directory

Is there any way to do it with ack?


Apparently you have to escape the backslashes, e.g. ack -fa \\\\server\\share works for me.

@petdance petdance closed this May 6, 2013
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