Subject: Re: What happened to "envstat -r"?
To: Alan Barrett <>
From: Juan RP <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/17/2007 10:43:00
On Tue, 17 Jul 2007 10:38:52 +0200
Alan Barrett <> wrote:

> The new envsys framework looks very good.  However, what happened to
> envstat(8)'s "-r" option, to make it output in row mode?
> I realise that row mode is now the default, but I think that the "-r"
> option should still be accepted for compatibility with old scripts and
> fingers.  Also, how do I request column mode?

There's no column mode anymore. It wasn't very useful when there were many
sensors either.

You can use the old envstat if you want to use row and column mode with

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