simple sh scripting. How to put a result of a command to a variable?

Michal F. Hanula frankie at
Tue Aug 12 04:45:42 PDT 2003

On Mon, Aug 11, 2003 at 06:17:25PM -0400, Michael Conlen wrote:
> #!/bin/sh
> for i in `ls *.zip`
Useless use of backticks --- what about
for i in *.zip
> do
>    unzip ${i} -d ${i}.unzipped
> done

What do you care what other people think?
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