Re: what is > ?
Harry Henry Gebel <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>On Sat, Dec 02, 2000 at 01:27:24PM +0000, Colin Watson wrote:
>> Actually, backslashes lose their special meaning inside single quotes in
>> [cjw44@riva ~]$ echo '\\\'
>Guess that shows I shouldn't make assumptions.
Oddly, they seem to be interpreted in single quotes in ksh. Hmm. Not
sure what that's a bug in, if anything.
>So if you want to pass in a single quote you need to do this:
>hgebel@elroy:~$ echo '\\\'"'"'\\\'
That's one possibility, yes. I tend to use the '...'\''...' style
Colin Watson [email@example.com]