Strange shell behavior with GCG programs

David Mathog mathog at seqvax.caltech.edu
Wed Jul 13 15:12:00 EST 1994

In article <ROSE.94Jul13092723 at galtee.cs.wisc.edu>, rose at galtee.cs.wisc.edu (Scott Rose) writes...
>... so the simple answer here
>is that you can generally work around the alias by using a leading backslash
>on your command line in those cases where you wish to present inline data
>to workaround commands that don't take a command line.

Simple???  For who?  Try getting a couple of hundred computerphobic users to
remember that one.  I'm hoping that the GCG GUI is decent, because most of
my users really do not like the command line.


David Mathog
mathog at seqvax.bio.caltech.edu
Manager, sequence analysis facility, biology division, Caltech 

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