[svlug] Evil Backquotes (was Re: how to copy a bunch of "." files?)

Rick Moen rick at linuxmafia.com
Tue May 16 11:31:55 PDT 2000


Quoting Tin Le (tin at le.org):

> The only thing I can see wrong with it is when people write csh shell
> scripts.  I had to untrained a number of my sysadmins on that bad
> habit.  One guy almost brought down our web servers because of his
> scripts.  I turned him over to Perl and the problem was solved.

Been there, suffered that.  (Bad Kieran.  No biscuit.)
 
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