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Re: [semi-OT] How to echo \\ in dash

On Fri, Aug 28, 2009 at 02:02:53PM -0500, Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote:
> I believe dash mimics the XSI column, whereas bash makes up it's own rules.  
> Again, the shell command "printf" is much more consistent.


In case of bash and dash, they both have printf as builtins.  It is
quite predictable as external command /usr/bin/printf.


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