[TriLUG] bash weirdness
stan at stanbriggs.com
Mon Apr 6 16:45:30 EDT 2009
i'm trying to get a series of commands to execute with a bash shell.
someting like this:
line="dpkg -l > all-packages.txt"
which i then try to execute with
none seem to execute the command. i'm guessing it has to do with the pipe
symbol and explains why similar commands with shell re-directs in them fail,
can anyone point me to a good reference that explains this?
Stan B. Briggs
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