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awarded  Popular Question
Nov
30
accepted Using keyboard shorcuts with the windows key in Linux Mint Mate
Nov
30
comment Using keyboard shorcuts with the windows key in Linux Mint Mate
I haven't found any better answer either so I'll accept yours. It's too bad though there's no other way!
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asked Using keyboard shorcuts with the windows key in Linux Mint Mate
Jan
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comment Change the default sorting order in Thunderbird
It works with 17.0 too!
Sep
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awarded  Scholar
Sep
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accepted Bash prefix string with tilde to expand to home directory
Sep
14
comment Bash prefix string with tilde to expand to home directory
While researching this, I found this link which explains what is happening and why eval is necessary: fvue.nl/wiki/Bash:_Why_use_eval_with_variable_expansion%3F
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awarded  Student
Sep
14
comment Bash prefix string with tilde to expand to home directory
ok so USER in particular is problematic, not all uppercase var names are. Thanks
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awarded  Editor
Sep
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comment Bash prefix string with tilde to expand to home directory
This works. Now, should I prefer eval or bash -c?
Sep
14
comment Bash prefix string with tilde to expand to home directory
This works. Now, should I prefer eval or bash -c?
Sep
14
comment Bash prefix string with tilde to expand to home directory
2nd way does not work. see my edit
Sep
14
revised Bash prefix string with tilde to expand to home directory
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Sep
14
comment Bash prefix string with tilde to expand to home directory
why should lower case be preferred?
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14
asked Bash prefix string with tilde to expand to home directory
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