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Re: globstar syntax


From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: globstar syntax
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2009 16:09:09 -0500
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Stephane CHAZELAS wrote:

> In ksh93, ** matches any file in any directory and subdirectory,
> while you need **/* in bash or zsh (**/* will also work in ksh).

No, you don't.  When `globstar' is enabled, ** will match every file
in every directory and subdirectory in bash-4.0.

Chet
-- 
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