Subject: Re: linux pkgsrc and xargs
To: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Alistair Crooks <email@example.com>
Date: 05/17/2001 16:00:14
On Thu, May 17, 2001 at 03:25:35PM +0100, David Brownlee wrote:
> Under linux xargs always runs the command at least once, unless
> '-r' is given. This is countrary to the usage in pkgsrc.
> I'd like to define an 'XARGS' variable and set it to 'xargs' on
> NetBSD and solaris, and 'xargs -r' on linux.
> Seem resonable?
> David/absolute -- www.netbsd.org: No hype required --
Seems completely reasonable to me.