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How do I use whitespace in mu virtual host file "sites-available" and "sites-enabled"?

I'm currently trying:

/var/www/My\ Dropbox/public_html/

and it is not working.

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up vote 2 down vote accepted

Adding quotation marks ought to do it.

"/var/www/My Dropbox/public_html/"

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I'm guessing you mean for your DocumentRoot (and not for the domain name)? Put it in quote marks, eg: "/var/www/My Dropbox/public_html".

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