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Re: On "Command-line Wildcard Expansion"

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Jenda Krynicky
August 7, 2001 15:58
Re: On "Command-line Wildcard Expansion"
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From:           	Gurusamy Sarathy <>
> On Tue, 07 Aug 2001 11:37:58 CDT, "Tye McQueen" wrote:
> >But I thought that most people using bash under Win32 were also
> >using Cygwin Perl which would not be affected by this.
> I was using bash as just one (perhaps poor) example.  The compatibility
> problem is wider than that.  Consider code that calls a script that takes
> a regex as an argument, e.g. C<` xyz*`>.
> Sarathy

What would it do under Unix???
Wouldn't you have to enclose the xyz* to single quotes?
( That's exactly what you have to do if you use )


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