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•Re: Dashes vs slashes in a oneliner

by merlyn (Sage)
on Jan 30, 2003 at 18:42 UTC ( #231405=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Dashes vs slashes in a oneliner

Using my psychic powers, I predict your old box didn't have a dash anywhere within the hostname, but the new one does.

Do I win the prize?

The dashes are just delimiters, but you have to be careful as to what uname -n returns.

-- Randal L. Schwartz, Perl hacker
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Re: •Re: Dashes vs slashes in a oneliner
by Rex(Wrecks) (Curate) on Jan 30, 2003 at 18:46 UTC
    You have just won a shiney, slightly used, half full, styrofoam coffee cup!!!

    "Nothing is sure but death and taxes" I say combine the two and its death to all taxes!

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