Add -e option to echo #865

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Without this echo wont interpret newline characters.

bwright commented Jan 20, 2013

-e enable interpretation of backslash escapes

Seems legit, looking at the bit of code directly below it which does use -e. As long as it doesn't generate weird bugs on say , which would need to be \ etc.

My motivation for this patch was that the generated init file was 'unescaped', and thus unusable. I suspect many others have the same problem.

Is this still being considered?


antirez commented Aug 20, 2013

Yes, please keep this open as I'll merge in the next days. Sorry for the delay.

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