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Re: DEL mishandled inside double quotes


From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: DEL mishandled inside double quotes
Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2005 14:25:46 -0500

> Machine Type: i386-redhat-linux-gnu
> 
> Bash Version: 2.05b
> Patch Level: 0
> Release Status: release
> 
> Description:
> 
>       The DEL character is mishandled in double-quoted strings.
>       In the example below, the error happens in the line: T2="a $DEL".
>       Old BSD and System V shells work correctly.  The bash manpage says:

This has been fixed for the next release.

Chet

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