[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: ls -l format changed ?

On Mon, Jul 01, 2002 at 01:30:20PM +0400, Nikita V. Youshchenko wrote:

>   ls -l xxx | awk '{print($11)}'

You probably realized when you wrote it that you were depending on a
human-oriented interface.  On Debian and other quality free Unix-alikes,
there is no need to use such hacks, since we have readlink(1).

Setting LC_ALL=C will probably un-break your scripts.

 - mdz

To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-devel-request@lists.debian.org
with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact listmaster@lists.debian.org

Reply to: