Learning the Terminal in Jaguar, Part 2
Subject:   Representing A Space
Date:   2003-07-03 08:48:55
From:   anonymous2
Response to: Representing A Space

Actually, the escape character is a backslash "\", so you wold escape that directory as Desktop\ Folder. Also, an alternative to escaping individual characters would be to enclose the entire text string in qutoes, thus

cd "Desktop Folder"

for example.