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Re: [Gnu-arch-users] {archives} vs archives


From: Matthieu Moy
Subject: Re: [Gnu-arch-users] {archives} vs archives
Date: Mon, 20 Sep 2004 07:57:55 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.1002 (Gnus v5.10.2) Emacs/21.2 (gnu/linux)

Zenaan Harkness <address@hidden> writes:

> What do people normally use?
>
> I like to have naming conventions, I like the visual effect of { and }.

Using shell meta-characters in filenames is IMO a bad idea. It
prevents you from just cut-and-pasting filnames in your command line
(typical example: people read the arch tutorial, cut and paste
commands containing '{' and '}', and complain that it doesn't work)

-- 
Matthieu




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