Subject: Re: HEADS UP: migration to fully dynamic linked "base" system
To: Xavier HUMBERT <>
From: David Laight <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/30/2002 00:07:39
> - at least, please make "helpers" (rm, touch, mkdir, cat, echo,
> test, ...) all this sort of things commonly used in shell scripts
> statically linked. And /bin/sh, too, obviously (many of those I qutoed
> are actually builtins)

It is fairly trivial to make the above buitins - or would be if the
netbsd 'cat' didn't have a load of brain-dead 'extensions' is
has no right having.........


David Laight: