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Re: scripting question

On Thu, Apr 17, 2003 at 02:47:46PM +0100, Colin Watson wrote:
> There's an amusing defence against that: 'touch /--version'. Then 'rm
> -rf *' in / expands to 'rm -rf <stuff> --version <more stuff>', and does
> nothing except print its version number and copyright information.

Hmm. Along those lines, I guess it's a good idea to watch out for people
scattering around files called "-rf" :-/


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