Syntax

This section describes the many symbols peculiar to the Bash and Korn shells . The topics are arranged as follows:

  • Special files

  • Filename metacharacters

  • Quoting

  • Command forms

  • Redirection forms

  • Coprocesses (Korn shell only)

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