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Discussion on: Which mainstream programming language has the ugliest syntax?

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Daniel Serodio

IMHO the worst bash quirk is not being able to put whitespace around the assignment operator, ie.:


foo = bar # syntax error
foo=bar # works as expected

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Ben Sinclair

*cough* set -o to turn an option on and set +o to turn it off *cough*