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Re: test -t FD vs. [FD]


From: Paul Jarc
Subject: Re: test -t FD vs. [FD]
Date: Mon, 23 Jun 2003 12:27:06 -0400
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Paul Eggert <address@hidden> wrote:
> POSIX long ago decided that FD is not optional with test -t.  GNU
> 'test' conforms to POSIX in this respect.

bash's does, but coreutils' doesn't.

$ /bin/test -t > /dev/null ; echo $?
1
$ /bin/test --version
test (GNU coreutils) 5.0
Written by FIXME: ksb and mjb.

Copyright (C) 2003 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is NO
warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.


paul




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