Subject: Re: which echo.c would you choose?
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List: current-users
Date: 11/30/1999 12:00:48
In message <>, "Aaron J. Grier" wr
>So how do you output only -n?  echo -n -; echo n?  Seems silly.

You don't, of course!  This is why ksh has print, which has well-defined
semantics everywhere, and why the \c, though uglier, is "probably right".