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    [SOLVED] dollar before string

    /etc/init.d/sshd on Fedora 13 has lines like these:

    echo -n $"Reloading $prog: "
    Which effect does the $ before the string have?

    BTW: This $ before a double-quoted string is used in many initscripts on Fedora 13, but not on Ubuntu 8.04.

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    dollar before string

    Oh wow, cool feature!
    Thanks a bunch.

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