[arch-general] Recommended reading for Shell expansion mechanism
Alexandre de Verteuil
claudelepoisson at gmail.com
Fri May 30 22:47:19 EDT 2014
> On 05/30, Heiko Becker wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > as I'm trying to give shell programming and things like that a start, I have
> > a short question related to the shell expansion:
> > I heard that it is possible to exclude things after using a wildcard like
> > ./* for every file in the current directory. Am I right or did I
> > misunderstand something? Is there some place on the internet where I can
> > find things about expansions and such operations of the shell?
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Heiko
* Bigby James <bigby.james at crepcran.com> [2014-05-30 12:21] :
> If Bash is what you're trying to learn, I'd recommend following Greg's Wiki.
> The section on patterns and globbing has what you're looking for.
> : http://mywiki.wooledge.org/BashGuide
> : http://mywiki.wooledge.org/BashGuide/Patterns
I found the Advanced Bash Scripting Guide extremely valuable.
You might be interested in these particular parts :
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