From: Scott Schwartz <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: email@example.com Subject: Re: Anybody use `rc -s'? Date: Wed, 20 Jan 1999 19:53:37 -0500 [thread overview] Date: Wed, 20 Jan 1999 19:53:37 -0500 [thread overview] Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw) In-Reply-To: Your message of "Wed, 20 Jan 1999 05:13:29 EST." <AAAYXDalrEkACeSemail@example.com> Tim Goodwin <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: | A discussion has arisen between myself and a trusty beta tester over | the `-s' flag. This flag was new (and undocumented) in rc-1.5betadev1; | it causes rc to put any arguments into $* (instead of treating them as | files to be read); rc then reads from standard input. Was it really introduced that late? I thought it had been there earlier. | At present, `-s' implies `-i', and we suspect that this is wrong. I | would be interested to hear from anybody who is actually using `rc -s' | (or `sh -s', for that matter), since we're having trouble coming up with | any realistic examples. I don't have any examples at hand, but I vaguely remember badly wanting that flag for something interesting. It shouldn't imply `-i', though.
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