[driverloader] yeah!! it works TINET1130
marc at linuxant.com
Fri Feb 6 17:04:50 EST 2004
On Feb 6, 2004, at 3:12 PM, Dan Allen wrote:
> Jim (jsw at wadell.org) wrote:
>> Thanks for your post. The tip about KEY= \ open fixed a problem I have
>> been messing with for
>> some time. Where did you find the infomation?
> In my head ;) It is amazing the ideas you have after many hours of
> starng at a terminal. It begins to speak to you.
The \ prevents the shell from interpreting the space as a delimiter,
and is documented in the manpage for bash(1).
Alternatively you can include the whole thing in double-quotes, like
A non-quoted backslash (\) is the escape character. It
literal value of the next character that follows, with the
<newline>. If a \<newline> pair appears, and the backslash
itself quoted, the \<newline> is treated as a line continuation
is, it is removed from the input stream and effectively ignored).
Enclosing characters in single quotes preserves the literal
each character within the quotes. A single quote may not occur
single quotes, even when preceded by a backslash.
Enclosing characters in double quotes preserves the literal
all characters within the quotes, with the exception of $, `,
The characters $ and ` retain their special meaning within
quotes. The backslash retains its special meaning only when
by one of the following characters: $, `, ", \, or <newline>. A
quote may be quoted within double quotes by preceding it with a
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