Access to raw command line?

Grant Edwards grante at
Thu Apr 26 18:27:11 CEST 2007

On 2007-04-26, Pieter Edelman <p.edelman at> wrote:

> All your posts pretty much confirmed my own thoughts on this subject.
> Every option requires a specific action from the user, and as Bjoern
> points out, it would differ from what everybody is used to.  I think
> there's no trivial and reliable way to do this, so I can better leave
> it the way it is (at least for now).

Quoting things on the command line that you don't want the
shell to expand is trivial and reliable.  It's also something
than any shell user should know.

Grant Edwards                   grante             Yow! I wonder if there's
                                  at               anything GOOD on tonight?

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