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newdaddy

 
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Hi all,

I have, in a .cshrc file ported from my old unix .alias file, some aliases like this;

alias oneCol 'tr " " "\012" < $1 > $2'

I'm running interactive tcsh on my Tiger OS X, and these aliases fail here, like this;

> oneCol test1 testOut
tcsh: $1: Ambiguous.

I believe this is because argv is not set for these interactive tcsh commands. Is there some way to force argv to be set in OS X tcsh? Or what would an equivalent tcsh alias be? (Please, please, don't tell me to use some other shell.)

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