[K12OSN] Re: OT: bash help
ascensiontech at gmail.com
Sat Mar 8 17:16:32 UTC 2008
Ok so this works in ksh:
if [ ! -d "/home/vpopmail/domains/ascensionschoolnyc.org/"$name"/Maildir/."[Ss][Pp][Aa][Mm]""
Why not bash?
On Sat, Mar 8, 2008 at 12:01 PM, Peter Hartmann <ascensiontech at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm trying to test if vpopmail users have a spam folder already, but
> I'd like to make the directory test case insensitive.
> if [ ! -d "/home/vpopmail/domains/domain.com/$name/Maildir/.[Ss][Pp][Aa][Mm]" ];
> echo not there
> This way the test fails even if there is a .spam folder.
> Without the quotes the regex is interpreted but when the directory is
> there, I get a 'binary operator expected' error for the 'if' line.
> What am I not getting?
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