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Discussion on: Handling Arguments in Bash Scripts

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Benjamin Wuethrich

If you quote brace expansion, as in

mkdir -p "${project_name}/{CAD,drawings,mold,resources}"

it'll create a directory that's literally called {CAD,drawings,mold,resources}; brace expansion must not be quoted.

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Ryan Palo Author

Ooh good catch. You’re totally right. Fixing now. Thanks!