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Re: Single quote character not handled well in associative array index


From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: Single quote character not handled well in associative array index
Date: Thu, 15 Dec 2016 11:50:52 -0500
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On 8/29/16 5:57 PM, Jarno Suni wrote:

> Bash Version: 4.3
> Patch Level: 46
> Release Status: release
> 
> Description:
> Using associative array variable that has a single quote in index does
> not work withing (( )) without a trick.

I'm working on a shell option that will make this work closer to how you'd
like.  Backwards compatibility means it won't be on by default.

Chet


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