In Installing RVM manual I see a lot of lines starting with '\':
Install RVM with ruby:
$ \curl -L https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable --ruby
I'd think it is just mistype but they repeat it many times.
So what is the reason?
There's no error, it's a little hack to avoid using a
This works too :
A command preceded by a slash temporarily disables any aliases for the command.