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RE: stupid question



When in doubt quote the character.  Offhand I can't think of a reason
why an extra escape character would cause a problem.


Hattie Rouge


> -----Original Message-----
> From: psyche-list-admin redhat com 
> [mailto:psyche-list-admin redhat com] On Behalf Of Gordon Messmer
> Sent: Thursday, May 29, 2003 4:52 PM
> To: psyche-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: stupid question
> 
> 
> Cameron Showalter wrote:
> > the > you are seeing is expecting another command in order to run.  
> > are there any crazy other characters included in the file names you 
> > are trying to copy/move?
> 
> Yeah... crazy characters like the single quote character (') ??
> 
> I recommend tab completing filenames, so that bash can 
> properly escape 
> any shell special characters.
> 
> 
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