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From: culliton@srg.af.mil (Tom Culliton x2278)
To: arnold@cc.gatech.edu, culliton@srg.srg.af.mil,
	rc@hawkwind.utcs.toronto.edu, vons@cesar.crbca1.sinet.slb.com
Subject: Re: A patch to add builtin read (small bug)
Date: Thu, 23 Sep 1993 14:10:08 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <9309231410.aa05022@ceres.srg.af.mil> (raw)

<Arnold suggests>
> Doesn't rc fork builtins when they're redirected?  This may be why
> redirections on read didn't show up in /bin/sh until System III or
> System V.

That sounds like the right answer to me and since no other builtin
command takes input... Sigh... This is looking like a bigger job than
expected.  If it's not obvious how to fix this I may withdraw the read
patch until someone can do it right.


             reply	other threads:[~1993-09-23 22:07 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
1993-09-23 18:10 Tom Culliton x2278 [this message]
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
1993-09-23 16:03 gjv%atlas%cesar
1993-09-23 15:36 Arnold Robbins
1993-09-23 15:19 Tom Culliton x2278
1993-09-23  7:30 gjv%atlas%cesar

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