Removing the quote distinction?
Posted May 20, 2005 18:43 UTC (Fri) by mikeraz
In reply to: Removing the quote distinction?
Parent article: Fish - The friendly interactive shell
fish is "friendly" and for beginners printf syntax isn't.
I'd feel more comfortable with variable expansion in quoted strings so that
% set file ~/mail/sent
% echo "File is set to $file"
File is set to ~/mail/sent
to echo $file you escape it
% echo "File is set to \$file"
File is set to $file
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