Subject: Re: Suggestion: keep binary data out of /etc
To: James Graham - Systems Anarchist <email@example.com>
From: Andrew Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/08/1999 15:28:31
>"strings" under NetBSD is relatively sane; it's SYSV's "strings" that's
>so brain-dead it doesn't work on non-object files.
"strings -" perhaps?? that's what i *always* use. old habit.
svr4% man strings
-a | - Look everywhere in the file for strings. If
this flag is omitted, strings only looks in the
initialized data space of object files.
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