Subject: Re: bin/10611: /usr/bin/which reads user's .chsrc even if user's shell is not csh
To: matthew green <>
From: Todd Whitesel <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 07/17/2000 04:14:24
> which is for csh users.  it isn't for anyone else.  that's just how
> it is.

Hmm, maybe the which(1) man page should be tweaked a little to make it
really clear that people not using csh should instead use alternatives
such as whence.

I just popped out to look at the 1.4U which(1) man page and it has some
really terse bits about "csh only" that are not clear; they seem to
be explaining that which is a csh script, not that it is useless for

Todd Whitesel
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