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Wildcards.

(Appendix 12)


Replacement characters or wildcards.

 Most of the search commands or list commands and some configuration files
as well, accept replacement characters or wildcards.

 Character Replaces
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 @         a letter
 ?         an alphanum character (letter or number)
 =         a printable character
 #         a numeral character or the # character
 *         a string of printable characters.
 &         a dot followed by printable characters. (equiv to .* )
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