[clug] sh scripts and =~ in csh
a.janke at gmail.com
Wed Sep 12 04:10:56 GMT 2007
On 9/12/07, Jeremy Kerr <jk at ozlabs.org> wrote:
> > if [ "$answer" == "y*" ] ; then
> Almost! :)
> if [[ "$answer" == y* ]]
> (the single-square-bracket syntax doesn't support regex matching, and
> the quoting you have around "y*" makes it a plain-string match)
Thanks all for the help,
I initially went for Tony suggestion with something like:
if [ "$(echo "$answer" | cut -f1 -dy ....
but decided in the end to take Kims advice with the case.
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