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# 1  
Old 05-05-2009
echo $ problem

Hi

I am using tcsh.

I want display in a file_1 like this.

$VARIBALE

I gave in a termianl
> echo "\$VARIBALE" > file_1

Its not workning.
It was giving VARIBALE: Undefined variable.

I gave \ before $, but why it was giving undefined varible?

Please help me.

Thanks in advance

Chaitanya.
# 2  
Old 05-05-2009
Use single quote

Code:
echo '$VARIABLE'


cheers,
Devaraj Takhellambam
# 3  
Old 05-05-2009
echo $$variable problem

Hi,
I see a similar problem.
> set home_var MYHOME
> eval echo 'set path \($$home_var/bin \$path\)' > ~/hi.txt


The hi.txt has
set path (7030home_var/bin $path)

I need
set path ($MYHOME/bin $path)

Please help

Thank you
# 4  
Old 05-05-2009
use this:

Code:
 eval echo 'set path \(\$$home_var/bin \$path\)'


cheers,
Devaraj Takhellambam
# 5  
Old 05-05-2009
Hi Devaraj,
It works.
Thank you for ur quick reply.
 

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