[rrd-users] Re: RRDTool on Solaris (CDEF question)

Alex van den Bogaerdt alex at slot.hollandcasino.nl
Thu Dec 13 15:43:49 MET 2001

Dave Becker wrote:

> Just got rrdtool loaded and running on a Solaris 2.7
> machine and was going through the tutorial just to
> acquaint myself with it.  When I got to the 2nd sample
> graph, it kept giving my "no match".  I have been able
> to narrow it down to the idea that for some reason it
> is trying to use the * as a wildcard instead of
> multiplication.  Has anyone ever had this problem?  I

This is the shell you're using.  The shell interprets
the * as a wildcard, not rrdtool.

The solution is to escape the character from the shell by
inserting a backslash just in front of it.

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