Subject: Re: Arithmetic, octal and leading zeroes in sh To: Stephen Borrill <firstname.lastname@example.org> From: Martin Husemann <email@example.com> List: netbsd-users Date: 10/13/2005 11:42:44
On Thu, Oct 13, 2005 at 10:38:59AM +0100, Stephen Borrill wrote:
> I see from the 1.11 commit this is to recognise octal and hex, but must a
> leading zero always indicate octal?
Yes - how would you tell decimal from octal else?