On Sun, 2004-02-01 at 13:52, Daniela wrote: > On Sunday 01 February 2004 18:10, Chris Pressey wrote: [... snip ...] > > > > Or you could avoid sh variables and do whatever processing you have to > > do entirely in awk (or perl.) > > I really like csh programming. Everyone says that csh is crap for scripting, > but it isn't. I think Perl is harder than csh. > But let's not start another holy war.
I think shell scripting is great to. But what makes it so powerful is the ability to use tools and executables from your path. That would include tools like awk, sed, grep and perl. -- greg <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"