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Re^3: syntax error near unexpected token `)'

by zwon (Monsignor)
on May 20, 2012 at 17:17 UTC ( #971507=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: syntax error near unexpected token `)'
in thread syntax error near unexpected token `)'

This sounds more like a bash question to me, but you can replace single quotes with \N{APOSTROPHE} or \x27. In bash you can do it like this:
$ echo 'aa'"'"'bb'; aa'bb

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Re^4: syntax error near unexpected token `)'
by ikegami (Pope) on May 21, 2012 at 02:24 UTC

    Alternatively and one shorter: Change ' to '\''.

    $ echo 'aa'\''bb'; aa'bb

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