mention temporary files (somebody should write this)
authorAlexander W Dehnert <adehnert@mit.edu>
Thu, 7 Mar 2013 19:37:25 +0000 (14:37 -0500)
committersipb-www <sipb-www@better-mousetrap.mit.edu>
Thu, 7 Mar 2013 19:37:25 +0000 (14:37 -0500)
doc/safe-shell.mdwn

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@@ -102,6 +102,10 @@ manual](http://www.gnu.org/software/bash/manual/html_node/Special-Parameters.htm
 for details on the distinction between `$*`, `$@`, and `"$@"` &mdash; the first
 and second are rarely what you want in a safe shell script.
 
+## Temporary files
+
+TODO: mumble `mktemp`?
+
 ## Conclusion
 
 When possible, instead of writing a "safe" shell script, *use a higher-level