building LFS: my settings

Richard Lightman richard at reika.demon.co.uk
Sat Jul 7 00:21:03 PDT 2001


Misquoted from Gerard Beekmans on 2001/07/ 6 at 09:07 +0000:
> > > >         sed -e 's,^,\\\(^,' -e 's, ,$\\\)\\\|\\\(^,g' -e 's,$,$\\\),'`
> 
> Wow and who would've come up with that ;)
> 
> Must've been somebody bored to tears one day and started regexing.
> 
Clearly someone who did not want to bother with file names that
contain unfriendly characters like [$]^\(*).

Five points for the first person to work out how to deal with
these, and an "I have to much time on my hands" prize for
the person who gets it to work inside "'s instead of ''s.

Richard
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