Re: writing commands

Subject: Re: writing commands
From: "Samuel Wright" <lykoszine -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 24 Nov 2006 10:35:22 +0000

Hi All,

On 22/11/06, Lori Olcott <lori_olcott -at- yahoo -dot- com> wrote:

I use brackets to show a limited choice or option for a user. [...]
> init [basic/pro/delux] {serial_number}

Brackets often represent optional arguments for commands in linux/unix.
For examples of this see traditional man pages:


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writing commands: From: Carrie Baker
Re: writing commands: From: Lori Olcott

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