Subject: Re: problem with .PLIST-generating awk scripts
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/23/2006 09:09:53
On Mon, 23 Jan 2006, email@example.com wrote:
> > it seems nawk does not understand 'delete vars' or 'delete components'.
> > After commenting out the three occurrences things seem to work fine. Is
> > this some gawkism?
> Well, the scripts worked fine on DragonFly, which is using the-one-true-awk(TM).
Wow, DragonFly doesn't even use nawk?
(Cynicism explanation: "the-one-true-awk" predates nawk, and is missing
some features present in nawk. Some OS's still use a pre-nawk dialect in
the OS-supplied awk program.)
-- Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>