list problem with MacPorts 2.2.0
larryv at macports.org
Mon Aug 5 23:02:00 PDT 2013
On Aug 6, 2013, at 12:29 AM, Richard Stanton <stanton at haas.berkeley.edu> wrote:
> If I try and do this in one step with the command "port list py*, I get
> just a single result:
> python-mode.el @1.0 lang/python-mode.el
> Is this a bug or am I missing something?
You probably have to escape the asterisk, or your shell will use it to perform filename generation.
% port list py\*
% port list "py*"
% port list 'py*'
Tangentially, you may really want "port echo" instead of "port list", as "port echo" is much faster. See the port(1) man page.
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