Subject: Re: sh reads byte by byte
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 02/25/2007 01:41:13
On Fri, Feb 23, 2007 at 02:36:29PM +0100, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> Maybe this could be rewritten in awk; I'm not familiar with awk enough to
> do it, or even decide if it's a good idea. If I had to rewrite it I would
> do it in perl :)

The point was (and the reason why I wanted to kill this part of the
thread) that it should be integrated into pkg_install itself. The C
version of Adrian will allow that, an awk script not that easily.