cd "$(mkdir -v "$(date -R)"|sed s+.`(.*)'.*)"
This is meant to create a dir named
$(date -R). I could simply cd
$(date -R), but the culprit is the date could change since the previous command was run (
So I want to parse its output to determine the name of the dir created. How do I correct the code? Currently it displays
> prompt, indicating that a quote is missing.
\' doesn't alter the result. If you have a better way to do this, please say so.