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Ben Sinclair • Edited

Looks like I'm mixed up.

">>|" will force it on zsh. You don't need that (and it won't be recognised) on bash. Equally, you don't need to create a file on bash prior to writing to it.

I'm mixed up because I regularly use >| to force overwriting a file when I've got noclobber set...