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Re: pwait(1) added
On Mar 3, 1:58pm, gdt%ir.bbn.com@localhost (Greg Troxel) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: pwait(1) added
| I don't really have a strong opinion, but what's the rationale for
| adding to base vs just using it from pkgsrc? In general it seems we try
| to keep base lean but also self-contained. So is it "not having this in
| base will cause this other awkwardness" or "all other system have this
| and it's causing portability issues with various programs that epxect
| it", or ?
It is a part of the p* suite (pkill, pgrep, prenice) which is in base.
It only works with systems that have kevent.
It is small and self contained.
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