file-attr-restore and dollar signs

Matt McCutchen hashproduct+rsync at
Fri Sep 1 01:24:53 GMT 2006

On 8/31/06, Wayne Davison <wayned at> wrote:
> The find command already puts a backslash in front of a backslash in the
> name (because it is inserting backslash escapes into the name).

That's not what I am concerned about.  find never produces a "\$"
sequence.  However, if the input for some reason contained a "\$", it
would be nice if the script either rejected it or interpreted it in
some way that did not involve an unexpected interpolation.


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