Subject: Re: PR's about which(1)
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael van Elst <email@example.com>
Date: 04/02/2004 05:22:04
firstname.lastname@example.org ("Greg A. Woods") writes:
>I'm not sure why they didn't just list it as a "special built-in", nor
>why the confusing "privided as a shell regular built-in" language is
>used. Poor editing, I guess.
Possibly. But POSIX is the reason why Solaris keeps a 'which' as a
shell script in the path (among other shell commands).
Now, NetBSD is Not Posix, or NNP for short...
Michael van Elst
"A potential Snark may lurk in every tree."