On 10-Dec-01 Jackie 'business-first' Cook wrote: > There are days when people get tired with the lagacy code in the system - > when > things of the past just have to go. Recently I got sick and tired with one of > those things. The command is, as you could have guessed from the subject, > xags(1) aka /usr/bin/xargs. It is buggy and cluttered piece of code. Faulty > and > hard to use command. It's idiosyncratic syntax makes people dizzy everytime > they > use/or just try to use it.
Buggy? I haven't had problems with xargs(1). I think a more useful use of your time would be to actually describe the problems you have so they can be addressed. What Unix command doesn't have idiosyncratic syntax anyways? -- John Baldwin <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> <>< http://www.FreeBSD.org/~jhb/ "Power Users Use the Power to Serve!" - http://www.FreeBSD.org/ To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message