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via Coderanch by kri shan, 1 year ago
Illegal char <:> at index 2: /c:/a/b/c/d/hai.txt
via Google Groups by Joachim, 1 year ago
Illegal char <:> at index 2: /C:/Workspace-Modernisierung/BD-Disposition/tech.bison.bd. disposition.adapter/target/test-classes/
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Illegal char <?> at index 8: C:/temp/?.txt
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Illegal char &lt;:&gt; at index 5: https://abc/dir
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Illegal char <:> at index 4: file://user:password@/localhost/log/service.log
via howtobuildsoftware.com by Unknown author, 1 year ago
Illegal char <:> at index 5: https://abc/dir
java.nio.file.InvalidPathException: Illegal char <:> at index 2: /c:/a/b/c/d/hai.txt	at sun.nio.fs.WindowsPathParser.normalize(WindowsPathParser.java:182)	at sun.nio.fs.WindowsPathParser.parse(WindowsPathParser.java:153)	at sun.nio.fs.WindowsPathParser.parse(WindowsPathParser.java:77)	at sun.nio.fs.WindowsPath.parse(WindowsPath.java:94)	at sun.nio.fs.WindowsFileSystem.getPath(WindowsFileSystem.java:255)	at java.nio.file.Paths.get(Paths.java:84)