Subject: Re: which echo.c would you choose?
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Aaron J. Grier <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/30/1999 09:38:50
On Mon, Nov 29, 1999 at 11:33:55PM -0800, Jason Thorpe wrote:

> lestat:thorpej 1808$ /bin/echo -- -n
> -- -n

So how do you output only -n?  echo -n -; echo n?  Seems silly.

  Aaron J. Grier  | "Not your ordinary poofy goof." |
   "I really admire your perverse mastery of the SPARC branch delay slot,
      Dave.  Or is it your mastery of the perverse branch delay slot?"
	          -- Joe Martin to Dave S. Miller on linux-kernel