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From: Jim <linux.tech.guy@gmail.com>
To: zsh <zsh-users@zsh.org>
Subject: glob inside nested parameter expansion returns glob string
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2022 12:24:23 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CA+rB6G+ujzDmSpyO8PE2SDTc_5jQeEPoLQbO4pqZ+0qeBg_Knw@mail.gmail.com> (raw)

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The following two statements produce the expected results:

% A=(${:-.z*(.N)})
% A=(${A:#*(comp|hist)*})

When trying to nest the two, the result is the glob statement:


Trying to understand why this is the case.  Could someone explain why this
Is there a way to nest the two?

Thanks for your help,

Jim Murphy

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             reply	other threads:[~2022-04-21 17:27 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-04-21 17:24 Jim [this message]
2022-04-21 18:51 ` Mikael Magnusson
2022-04-21 19:15   ` Bart Schaefer
2022-04-21 20:37     ` Jim
2022-04-21 21:00       ` Jim

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