Re: where does 'cat' get it's info?
Vineet Kumar writes:
> I don't know that it's fair to call this a bug.
If it is supposed to look like a file it should look like a file all the
way. That may not be feasible though: I haven't looked at the source.
> It's better this way. It hardly makes sense to try to $EDITOR these
> "files" anyway; just use echo and cat.
It makes sense to view them, and new users are likely to do just that.
Dancing Horse Hill