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Re: portability as a goal for debian?

Paul Slootman <paul@murphy.nl> wrote:
>On Tue 06 Mar 2001, Sam Hartman wrote:
>> It's annoying though to see people save a few keystrokes on calls to
>> find and tar so they can avoid specifying -print or use -j or -z.  I
>Note that omitting -print in find is compliant to the single unix
>specification (POSIX first specified it as such).
>Solaris, HP/UX at the least do The Right Thing with "find dir" without
>-print (can't check any others right now).

Also AIX, the BSDs, IRIX, MacOS X, Tru64, UnixWare ...

Colin Watson                                     [cjw44@flatline.org.uk]

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