Subject: Re: pax-as-tar extract to stdout patch
To: Greywolf <>
From: James Chacon <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/17/2003 11:27:32
>In other words:
>"NetBSD is not POSIX."
>We are mostly POSIX-compliant, but not 100% in the command department.
>I don't even think we are 100% POSIX-compliant in the interface department.
>There is probably some very good reasoning for this.

So what part of POSIX said one can't extend the commands? Oh doesn't
last time I read through the specs.

It is entirely possible to be standards conforming *and* provide extentions..