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Old 18 February 2011, 19:11   #1
r0ber7
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CLI basic question: wildcards

Hello,

Been some time since I was behind an Amiga shell, and although I re-learn quickly there's one thing that I can't remember.

How do I apply a command to all files in a folder?

For example, in UNIX you'd use
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cp /home/* /otherdir/
What I wanna know is, what's the Amiga CLI equivalent of * ? I can't find anything online about this.

Edit: found it, never mind.
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Old 18 February 2011, 19:13   #2
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'#?' is the equivalent on AmigaOS.
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Old 18 February 2011, 20:18   #3
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and the ? is equivalent to 1 char and can be used more than once
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