Backtick in password causes failure during deployment of virt-who config.

Solution In Progress - Updated -

Issue

During deployment of a virt-who config, if the password contains a backtick, the script and hammer virt-who-config deploy ... fail.

  • Error message when using the hammer command:
/tmp/virt_who20210507-1272-1n4wcfx: line 102: unexpected EOF while looking for matching `''
/tmp/virt_who20210507-1272-1n4wcfx: line 108: syntax error: unexpected end of file
  • Error message when using the script:
./myvirtwho: line 55: unexpected EOF while looking for matching ``'
./myvirtwho: line 108: syntax error: unexpected end of file

Environment

Red Hat Satellite 6

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