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I run a server through terminal, and whenever a command with an '&' in it pops up, terminal sees it as a question mark. And when I try to save a configuration with an & in it it will eventually turn into a question mark as well. Any help with this annoying issue would be appreciated.

Edit: I am on Ubuntu 11.04 Btw.

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Maybe something is wrong with the server's keyboard layout. You could try changing it. Other than that I'm not sure what to do.

Russian and moldovian keyboard layouts have a question mark Shift-7 (see Wikipedia page about cyrillic keyboard layout):

From Wikipedia: russian keyboard

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