Subject: Re: README: nawk vs. gawk
To: None <>
From: Laine Stump <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/01/2001 09:31:38
Jaromír Dolecek <> writes:

> If you do regular tree builds, a patch to switch
> to build & install nawk instead of gawk is appended on end of this e-mail.
> Optionally, you might build and install nawk package - the pkg
> is same as the version in tree. Once nawk package is installed,
> backup /usr/bin/awk and replace it with nawk.

If you do it the latter way, keep in mind that /usr/bin/awk will be
"re-replaced" with gawk the very next time you do a build.