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Re: Syntax Question...


From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: Syntax Question...
Date: Thu, 18 Aug 2011 15:57:41 -0400

> On Thu, Aug 18, 2011 at 02:42:03PM -0400, Chet Ramey wrote:
> > The expansions are the default set as described in the quoted paragraph,
> > without pathname expansion and, since the result is passed to the command
> > as a single string, word splitting.
> > 
> > I think the confusion arises over the precise meaning of the word `above'.
> 
> In that case I'd strongly prefer that the list be spelled out explicitly
> in the Here String section.

That's reasonable.  Or a more explicit reference to the introductory text.

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