Subject: Re: CVS commit: src
To: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 02/09/1999 14:33:50
Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > but do we want to follow the GNU people in installing 3 binaries,
> > each identical except for the `default_matcher' char being either
> > "grep", "egrep" or "fgrep", or just do argv0 passing like we have
> > for ever? isn't this a waste of space?
> I really don't have an opinion either way on this, and I'll be happy
> to change it "back to how it was" if that's what the populous wants.
I personally LOATHE magic link based programs. They annoy the hell out
of me -- you copy them and suddenly the Don't Work Any More. Ick.