On Sun, Sep 09, 2007 at 08:44:07PM +0100, Matthew Seaman wrote: > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA256 > > Gary Kline wrote: > > > Do any of you gents know if there is a converter that turns > > Bo[u]rne (:-)) shell into perl? Years ago there was > > commericalware (i Think) that took /bin/sh to C. Maybe Ii'm > > mis-remembering. I've googled aroud and find zip, so maybe I > > was in some kind of coma-zone. > > I believe that just such a converter is well known in the perl > community. His name is Tom Christiansen IIRC. >
The name is familiar, of course... . Guess I'll re-google:) (FWIW, I fund a csh2sh.pl script that is years old. Not sure of the copyright, but it has to be online orin some archive.) I've only written several score of perl scripts; < 150. /bin/shell into the low thousands. Good show, Matthew! gary > Cheers, > > Matthew > > - -- > Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 7 Priory Courtyard > Flat 3 > PGP: http://www.infracaninophile.co.uk/pgpkey Ramsgate > Kent, CT11 9PW > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- > Version: GnuPG v2.0.4 (FreeBSD) > Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org > > iD8DBQFG5E0G8Mjk52CukIwRCM3gAJ9Tvi9yKQQd1aMdNrhlOeZoKfFQZACfQKpU > iVWszB/ga5qV5MHgg8jIegg= > =bn6U > -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.thought.org Public Service Unix http://jottings.thought.org http://transfinite.thought.org _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"