Subject: Re: PR's about which(1)
To: None <>
From: Michael van Elst <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/02/2004 05:22:04 ("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."