Quote Originally Posted by amakryss View Post
Here's what I use:

crunch 5 8 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz1234567890!"#$%&/()=? > dict.txt...
...Is there a way I can add the chars I need without generating a terminal error? (i tried enclosing it in []'s, and also in ""'s. didn't work at all...)
Have you tried entering the escape character (\) before the !. This usually works for making the bash shell treat a special character like a normal character: