[TUHS] Literal character escapes in v7

arnold at skeeve.com arnold at skeeve.com
Tue Nov 7 18:08:06 AEST 2017


Will Senn <will.senn at gmail.com> wrote:

> I wrote a c program to print a string in line with the suggestion to use 
> awk and my code worked, but it's still odd that the above didn't work.

The V7 awk was really primitive. Another idea that occurred to me:

	stty erase #

and then you can enter a literal backspace on the command line.

HTH,

Arnold


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