Subject: Re: ksh: escape spaces when expanding
To: Jaromir Dolecek <>
From: Soren S. Jorvang <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 09/22/1999 16:29:44
On Wed, Sep 22, 1999 at 02:57:32PM +0200, Jaromir Dolecek wrote:
> Christos Zoulas wrote:
> > Well, that does not work properly in all cases. You need to do what tcsh does,
> > which is to parse the line to see if you are inside quotes.
> Note that expanding when using quotes doesn't work in pdksh at all. So my
> patch doesn't do it any worse. I do not care then ;-) Should I ?

I think the pdksh in the tree should track the real pdksh, so
you should try to make your changes acceptable to the pdksh