Subject: Re: Native BSD grep isn't used by default ?
To: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chris Pinnock <email@example.com>
Date: 05/05/2004 14:12:10
On Wed, May 05, 2004 at 02:24:15PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> On Wed, May 05, 2004 at 06:00:47PM +0700, Ian Zagorskih wrote:
> > uname -a
> > NetBSD IANZAG 2.0_BETA NetBSD 2.0_BETA (IANZAG) #1: Fri Apr 30 16:52:38 NOVST
> > 2004 toor@NBSD1:/sys/arch/i386/compile/IANZAG i386
> > I found that now NetBSD has its own grep in usr.bin/grep. Just odd for me why
> > it isn't listed in usr.bin/Makefile and not built by default so I have to
> > manually build it and install.
> The GNU grep is still being used.
> > Any objections not to use native grep in base install ?
> I guess usr.bin/grep isn't complete yet.
It isn't ready for primetime yet - there is a TODO list.