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Re: [OT] punctuation (was Re: Configuring w3m for Mozilla)



Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> wrote on 21/09/2002 (15:55) :
> 
> I regard portable scripts as ones that work on systems other than
> Debian. In particular, I need that condition in my work environment.
> Also the script above has a bug that as far as I can tell can't be
> fixed properly without a complete rewrite (#94507).

ok so if I write a script I must spesify that it should be either ash or
bash. Do all versions of these provide command -v with the same
functionality?

Partability between UNIXes is not easy at all as most of the time the
commands take different flags so you need to make versions for the
different flavours. 
-- 
Preben Randhol ---------------- http://www.pvv.org/~randhol/ --
"Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent", Isaac Asimov



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