Subject: Re: ksh: escape spaces when expanding
To: Soren S. Jorvang <>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 09/22/1999 17:22:05
Soren S. Jorvang wrote:
> I think the pdksh in the tree should track the real pdksh, so
> you should try to make your changes acceptable to the pdksh
> maintainer.

Yeah, I'd like to discuss the change in-house and send him the final
proposal (actually, I send him even this patch, but apparently
it still needs some work).

Matthew is right in saying that all shell "special" characters need to
be escaped - at least backslash has to.

Jaromir Dolecek <>
"The only way how to get rid temptation is to yield to it." -- Oscar Wilde