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Re: grep patch

From: Paul Eggert
Subject: Re: grep patch
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2002 22:55:26 -0800 (PST)

> From: Miles Bader <address@hidden>
> Date: 18 Jan 2002 10:38:07 +0900
> [One reason why it's nice to have a flag like that instead of using
> sed on the output is that it can be easily applied to both normal
> output and error messages, without forcing the wrapper to merge them
> into a single stream.]

Perhaps, but this problem is not limited to grep, I'd prefer a
solution that is more general than just grep.  One possible hacky
solution, for example, is to use a temporary symlink from the fake
name to the real name.  Perhaps there are cleaner solutions.

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