[techtalk] Filename star

Wendt,Andrew awendt at neo.rr.com
Thu Dec 30 04:19:12 EST 1999

On Wed, 29 Dec 1999, you wrote:
>No, rm * (or ls * or whatever) does _not_ match .* - you have to explicitly use .* -
>at least on bash! If there is a switch/flag/whatever to make * match .*, I'd be curious to
>know, though.

"shopt -s dotglob" seems to work in Bash...

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