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# 1  
Old 10-20-2005
Expanding Variables in User Input

If have
how can I expand $variable.
I have tried many thing like duble quotes/braces etc, but nothing worked.
I need the solution ASAP.
# 2  
Old 10-20-2005
We need to see your code to figure out what you're doing.
# 3  
Old 11-18-2005
We do need to see your code, but I'll take a guess anyway.
It seems likely that you need something like "eval" to evaluate the assignment.

read line
[user input is <newvar=$variable>]
eval "$line"
echo $newvar

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