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Re: eshell command substitution?

From: Steven Allen
Subject: Re: eshell command substitution?
Date: Sat, 30 Dec 2023 18:19:40 -0800

Jeff Clough <> writes:
> Progress! Running that command, I get the proper output from pkg-config,
> but it's wrapped in single quotes, which the compiler doesn't like.
> Playing with the options on the page you linked doesn't seem to help.

The issue is that eshell splits on lines [1], not words. A workaround is to
append `(:S)` [2]:

$ g++ base.cpp -o base ${pkg-config gtkmm-3.0 --cflags --libs}(:S)


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