[Nelug] Bash Scripting

Martin Ward Martin.Ward at durham.ac.uk
Fri Sep 19 11:25:01 UTC 2003

On Friday 19 Sep 2003 11:04 am, Andrew Hatch wrote:
> How can I force bash to 'dereference' $FILE1 to be "/home/file1.dat"?

Change the line:

        echo $THEFILE


        eval echo \$$THEFILE


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