pkg version -L howto?
roberthuff at rcn.com
Sat May 18 11:17:47 UTC 2013
Leslie Jensen writes:
> pkg version -vIL
> pkg: option requires an argument -- L
> usage: pkg version [-IPR] [-hoqv] [-l limchar] [-L limchar] [[-X] -s string]
> [-r reponame] [-O origin] [index]
> pkg version -t <version1> <version2>
> pkg version -T <pkgname> <pattern>
> According to "pkg help version" the -l -L should be followed by limchar.
> Unfortunately it is not clear what limchar can be. Looking at the
> examples in help I drew the conclusion that limchar can be one of the
> = < > ? !
The limchar needs to be escaped, otherwise it gets picked off
by the shell.
Grepped for my crontab:
pkg version -vl \<
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