Subject: Re: buildlink3, sed and Solaris
To: None <>
From: Gavan Fantom <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/06/2004 22:31:26
On Tue, 6 Jan 2004, Chuck Yerkes wrote:

> /usr/xpg4/bin/sed is also a far far better sed than
> /usr/bin/sed in solaris.

/usr/xpg4/bin/sed still has a limit on the number of commands it can
execute per invocation. If memory serves me, this limit is 100. Surely if
we are specifying that many commands, we ought to be able to split the
commands into perhaps two or three calls to sed?

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