Shell file completion
alejandro at varnet.biz
Sun Feb 20 16:56:46 GMT 2005
I was learning regular expressions, and I noticed that the shell has something similar (but it is different from regular expressions).
When I type 'echo *', it replaces '*' for all the files/dirs not starting with a '.' (dot).
I understand the '*' in regular expressions must be preceded by other thing to match it.
So it is behaving like the DOS wildcards.
Where is it documented?
Thanks and Best Regards,
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