On Fri, 6 Dec 1996, Dave Wolfe wrote:
> [ Ing E Palomar Lever writes: ]
> > Is it possible to split long lines in your aliases file by using
> > double quotation marks in each? For example:
> > my-list-archive: " %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% etc "
> > " &&&&&&&&&&&&&&"
> Perhaps, but leading whitespace (spaces or tabs) indicate continuation
> lines (to sendmail at least), so you don't need to close and reopen the
> quotes. For example:
> my-list-archive: "|/some/really/long/path/to/majordomo/wrapper archive2.pl
> -a -m -f /some/really/long/path/to/majordomo/lists/my-list.archive"
What you say might be right, but if I do it the way you said, newaliases
complain about 'non matching "'.