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Re: Bug#4512: psmerge only writes the prolog back

On Wed, 18 Sep 1996, Yves Arrouye wrote:

> Package: psutils
> Version: 1.16-3
> The psmerge utility only writes the prolog of files it reads. It is even
> not able to merge a single file (which should be equivalent to a cat).
> Looking at the source, it looks like some parts of the PS are gobbled
> without being printed.
> Yves (who needs psmerge or an equivalent soon :-().
The man page indicates that psmerge is not a general merge utility. It is
only intended to work in the specific case that all the files are created
with the same fonts and resources by the same application. I can only
assume that if your case differs from this scenerio you should not expect
useful results.


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