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Re: [HACKERS] need help with csh

From: prlw1(at)cam(dot)ac(dot)uk (Patrick Welche)
To: hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: [HACKERS] need help with csh
Date: 1998-10-05 17:31:07
Message-ID: E0zQETT-0001Yc-00@taurus.cus.cam.ac.uk (view raw or flat)
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Michael Meskes wrote:
> 
> On Sat, Oct 03, 1998 at 06:58:04PM +0000, Thomas G. Lockhart wrote:
> > I'm trying to fix up initlocation to accept an environment variable as
> > an input parameter (in addition to the absolute path name it already
> > accepts). 
> 
> And how shall it dsitinguish between a path and a variable?
> 
> > I'd like to be able to say:
> > 
> >   setenv PGDATA2 /home/postgres/data
> >   initlocation PGDATA2
> 
> But this could mean the path PGDATA2 too, couldn't it?

initlocation $PGDATA2

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