On Fri, 23 Jul 2004, Andre Speelmans wrote:
On Fri, Jul 23, 2004 at 05:18:56AM -0400, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
actually, it doesn't, since it wouldn't match the perfectly valid ".a". it's a popular puzzle to come up with a glob that matches all hidden thingies, without matching "." or "..". and the solution is ...
$ echo .[!.]*
But this would miss the file ..test or any other which starts with two or more dots.
And I have to admit I don't know which glob would match all :(
hmmm ... you're right. must think harder on this one.