Some Syntax Gotchas
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  •  Equal sign
  •  Surround with spaces on comparisons
  •  No spaces on assignments
  •  Bracket tests require spaces
  •  Because they're really a substitute for the test command
  •  I always just use test
  •  Parentheses sometimes need to be escaped with backslash
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