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Old 05-13-2006, 03:50 AM   #1
paul_mat
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script


hi there,

this is part of my script

echo "
$ttl 38400
$C. IN SOA $I. paul.localhost. (
1135926767
10800
3600
604800
38400 )
$C. IN NS $I." > $C.hosts

but when bash see's, '$ttl' it thinks it's a variable, is there anyway to avoid making $ttl come out as $ttl rather than a variable?
 
Old 05-13-2006, 05:33 AM   #2
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\$ttl

Backslash is an escape character and is handy for stuff just like this.
 
  


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