[clug] Rosetta code: bash/bourne shell 'loops' example
pbarker at barker.dropbear.id.au
Sun Mar 21 03:01:27 MDT 2010
On Sun, 21 Mar 2010, steve jenkin wrote:
> I didn't follow their instructions :-(
> In this context, the solutions aren't that clumsy...
I think I prefer this - what I think to be pretty idiomatic:
pbarker at eccles:~$ for i in `seq 1 5`; do for j in `seq 1 $i`; do echo -n
'*'; done; echo; done
pbarker at eccles:~$
Or did I miss something?
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