[uClibc]Re: Awk poetry ;) [was: awk replacement for initfini.pl]
landley at trommello.org
Mon Oct 14 22:31:19 UTC 2002
On Monday 14 October 2002 10:47 pm, Jim Treadway wrote:
> On 15 Oct 2002, Miles Bader wrote:
> > Christian MICHON <christian_michon at yahoo.fr> writes:
> > > = save as initfini.awk ============
> > > = cut here ========================
> > > #! /usr/bin/awk -f
> > Note that for historical reasons, it's often preferable to use
> > `/usr/bin/nawk' instead (some systems, notably those from sun, keep
> > horrible braindead not-used-since-1982 versions of awk in /usr/bin/awk;
> > most modern systems just have awk and nawk pointing at the same program).
> Note that Red Hat 7.2 and Red Hat 7.3 systems don't seem to have
> /usr/bin/nawk (or /usr/bin/nawk for that matter).
> /bin/awk -> gawk
> /usr/bin/awk -> ../../bin/gawk
> /usr/bin/gawk -> ../../bin/gawk
linux from scratch recently switched from nawk to gawk (gnu awk). I'm
thinking of switching back, in my continuing quest to get a system which
honestly can NOT be described as "GNU/Linux", even by the most rabid fanatic.
(Now if I could just get tcc to compile... well, anything, really...)
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