tbh, my gut reaction was calling it a limitation of the current shell.
On 10/22/13 4:07 PM, Billie Rinaldi wrote:
> I tried the hex, but it still interprets it as an option. I'm trying to
> decide if this dash issue is actually a bug, or a limitation of the
> shell, since it mixes flagged parameters and positional parameters.
> Maybe we could look into interpreting hex after the options are parsed,
> but I don't recall how that's done offhand.
> On Oct 22, 2013 6:14 PM, "Christopher" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]
> <mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>> wrote:
> You might be able to specify the dash/minus sign with its hex
> insert row cf cq \x2D1
> Christopher L Tubbs II
> On Tue, Oct 22, 2013 at 10:03 AM, David Medinets
> <[EMAIL PROTECTED] <mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>> wrote:
> > I just tried to do this:
> > insert "row" "cf" "cq" -1
> > The negative sign is being interpreted as an "unrecognized
> option". There
> > does not appear a workaround but perhaps I'm missing something?