Subject: Re: discrepency beteen /bin/echo and builtin echo of /bin/sh
To: Greywolf <>
From: Rick Kelly <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/12/2002 15:05:53
Greywolf said:

>What's xpg4 sh got that Solaris 7-- doesn't?
>[if it looks and works more like ksh I swear I'm going to lose it, without
> going into reasons again as to why ksh is not ever going to be my preferred
> shell, let alone ksh scripts should be burnt.]

From the Solaris 2.6 and Solaris 8 sh(1) manpages:

     The /usr/xpg4/bin/sh utility is identical  to  /usr/bin/ksh.
     See ksh(1).

Rick Kelly