Re: sed: backreference in substitution does not work as expected
From: Ronald Fischer (ronaldf_at_eml.cc)
Date: 30 Dec 2003 00:51:54 -0800
Chris Mattern <email@example.com> wrote in message news:<3FF0762B.firstname.lastname@example.org>...
> In sed
> REs, if you wish parentheses to be metacharacters,
> you must escape them with backslashes.
Thanks, that was it!