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RE: /msh this

by merlyn (Sage)
on Jun 19, 2000 at 23:14 UTC ( #18860=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to /msh this

And then how do I send a / as the first character of a message? Yet Another Special Character. {sigh}

-- Randal L. Schwartz, Perl hacker

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RE: RE: /msh this
by Corion (Pope) on Jun 19, 2000 at 23:22 UTC

    Hmmm - in irc people use either "7" (if they have european keyboard layouts), "?" (for english/american layouts) or " /" (note the leading space) if they want to "fake" a command.

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