Joseph Pecoraro wrote:
> Sebastian Hungerecker wrote:
> > ~> echo '\\'
> > \\
>
> Sadly, passing those into example.rb to Ruby produces the same
> undesirable results.

It does?
~> echo "p ARGV[0]">t.rb

~> ruby t.rb '\'
"\\"

~> ruby t.rb '\\'
"\\\\"

~> ruby t.rb '\\\'
"\\\\\\"


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