Subject: Re: sort -t (Was: Re: pkg/12145: Adding German dictionary to ispell)
To: =?ISO-8859-2?Q?Jarom=EDr_Dolecek?= <>
From: Jaromír Dolecek <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 02/07/2001 21:12:52
Jarom=EDr Dolecek wrote:
> Wolfgang Rupprecht wrote:
> > Yes, thats the general problem.  The actual args were:
> >=20
> >      sort -T /tmp -u -t/ +0 -1 +1
> This produces error:
> sort: record/field delimiter clash
> Uhm, well, I believe it's illegal to have both record and field
> separator same, or at least is probably not Something You Want (TM).
> Note that 'sort -T /tmp -t/' is same as 'sort -T / -t /'.

Ah, I already realized the problem.
-T in our sort sets record delimiter, whereas -T in GNU sort
sets temporary directory.

I'll fix this shortly, so that -T is ignored and the record delimiter
is set by some other flag.

Jaromir Dolecek <>
@@@@  Wanna a real operating system ? Go and get NetBSD, dammit!  @@@@