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Re: how to do not expand envir var

From: Brendan Strejcek
Subject: Re: how to do not expand envir var
Date: Fri, 7 Nov 2003 15:30:17 -0600
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Yaroslav Halchenko wrote:

> editfiles:
>  openpbs::
>    { /etc/profile
>      AppendIfNoSuchLine "export PATH=$PATH:/opt/pbs/bin"
>    }
> but when I run it it expands PATH before puting really $PATH inside
> the /etc/profile. I don't want that... \ing $ didn't help. What would
> be a proper way?


AppendIfNoSuchLine "export PATH=${dollar}PATH:/opt/pbs/bin"

I have not tested this, but I think it should work.

-- Brendan

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