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Re: pkg_alternatives, Darwin and locale

Christian Biere wrote:
> while read line; do :; done < "$file"

> It would be nice if the shells were smart enough to enable line buffered
> I/O in this case as it should have no side-effects here.

Actually, bash and ksh seem to do this at least they're calling read()
with a single-byte buffer unlike sh.


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