Subject: Re: Odd grunging with grep(1)
To: Brain fried. Explanation is in file "core". <>
From: Charles M. Hannum <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/25/1998 18:39:33
>  * ===>  Registering installation for xpm-3.4k
>  * grep: /u1/usr/pkgsrc/graphics/xpm/files/CVS: Operation not permitted
>  * grep: /u1/usr/pkgsrc/graphics/xpm/pkg/CVS: Operation not permitted
>  * 
>  * This seems Wrong.
> Why so?  You can't open() an NFS'd directory, and if you're doing

Uh, did it occur to you that maybe the problem was that it was running
grep(1) on directories in the first place?  It seems everyone else got