I appreciate the work around the sage advice about prototypes - I would beg to differ with japhy , however, that my question has been answered. I could use glob , but I would rather use <>
and I am not sure why the angle brackets are not behaving as advertised. My question is, in a nutshell - why are angle brackets not resulting in correct shell expansion on succesive iterations of a loop.
This is puzzling and still remains unanswered.
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