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Old 05-27-2014, 11:30 AM   #1
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.bashrc alias problem


I am trying to set up this alias, but because it has internal single quotes, it gets an error.

alias lmq='mailq | awk '/\(host/ {print $2}' | sort | uniq -c | sort -n'
 
Old 05-27-2014, 12:02 PM   #2
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Then use double quotes around it.
 
Old 05-27-2014, 12:08 PM   #3
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Thanks. I had just tried and succeeded with that.
 
  


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