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Execute small bits from the clipboard in Terminal
Authored by: nine_mirrors on Mar 26, '10 03:03:00AM

Using back ticks for command substitution has been superseded by the '$(...)' form.
It's also convenient for people with non-us keyboards (like me) since the back tick key is impractical.
Replacing back tick with $() gets you

[erik@supernova dev]$ eval $(pbpaste)
drwxr-xr-x 2 erik staff 68 11 Jan 12:45 glassfishv3/
drwxr-xr-x 4 erik staff 136 5 Feb 15:13 java7/
drwxr-xr-x 8 erik staff 272 18 Feb 11:50 terracotta/
[erik@supernova dev]$

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