[TUHS] Were all of you.. Hippies?
chet.ramey at case.edu
Sat Mar 25 01:30:42 AEST 2017
On 3/24/17 12:37 AM, Kurt H Maier wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 24, 2017 at 07:15:13AM +0000, shawn wilson wrote:
>> Everything is still a file.
> Except for your network, of course -- that might have a file interface
> available... provided by your shell. Because of course /dev/tcp should
> be a shell feature. Why would anyone put that in the kernel?
Who knows? At the time I put that into bash (around 20 years ago, and Korn
before me), nobody had it in the kernel, and there weren't any signs of
anyone doing so.
``The lyf so short, the craft so long to lerne.'' - Chaucer
``Ars longa, vita brevis'' - Hippocrates
Chet Ramey, UTech, CWRU chet at case.edu http://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/~chet/
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