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@ 2024-07-05 22:22 Romano
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From: Romano @ 2024-07-05 22:22 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: use, of, rc, -c, instead, eval, 9front

I use " and "" to review previous commands and execute them, and
I was puzzled when a previous 'cd' command didn't work. I
suspected it might be perhaps to 'cd' being a built-in, and
looking at the source code for "" my suspicion was confirmed. The
last line that executes the command is: rc -c $"_x

Any reason why this isn't using eval instead so that rc built-ins
work (eval $"_x)

P.S. There doesn't appear to be any man page for "" or ", and lookman
doesn't support "" either:

cpu% lookman ""
usage: lookman key ...
cpu% lookman '""'
usage: lookman key ...

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