Subject: Re: backing out printescaped()
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Laight <email@example.com>
Date: 09/10/2003 09:25:22
> > Should ls(1) get the '-b' option?
> Linux and FreeBSD having that may be a reason to add it to ours too.
SYSV also uses -b (to escape unprintables)
> What do standards say?
Nought about -b, so it can be used for an implementation specific option
(of course the next version might mandate its use for something else!)
David Laight: firstname.lastname@example.org