Subject: bin/2081: 'dc' won't let me be insulting
To: None <gnats-bugs@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 02/15/1996 20:48:13
>Number:         2081
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       dc is incompatible with 'traditional' dc.
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    bin-bug-people (Utility Bug People)
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Thu Feb 15 21:20:01 1996
>Originator:     Chris G. Demetriou
Kernel Hackers 'r' Us
>Release:        NetBSD-current as of Feb. 15, 1996.
System: NetBSD 1.1A NetBSD 1.1A (SUN_LAMP) #34: Thu Jan 18 20:53:30 EST 1996 i386

	'dc' doesn't behave identically to 'traditional' dc for a simple,
	insulting set of commands.



    echo '[q]sa[ln0=aln256%Pln256/snlbx]sb3135071790101768542287578439snlbxq'|dc

	with NetBSD's dc, and on a 'traditional' dc, e.g. the one in Digital