Re: [dev] [sbase] [ed] A couple of notes

From: Hiltjo Posthuma <hiltjo_AT_codemadness.org>
Date: Tue, 17 Mar 2020 17:24:03 +0100

On Tue, Mar 17, 2020 at 11:25:25AM -0400, Cg wrote:
> I must admit I only use ed(1) (of sbase) these days.
> It has been like this for a year or so.
>
> There are a couple things I've come across the
> sbase's version of ed:
> 1. w doesn't print the byte count. Suppose a sample
> ed session (using P to distinguish my input from ed's
> output):
> % ed
> P
> *a
> milk
> bread
> eggs
> meat
> veggies
> bananas
> apples
> .
> *w list
> *q
> %
> 2. I guess using ed for huge files is not really a good
> idea, however the sbase ed cannot open a 750MiB 3.5m lines
> CSV file, while the GNU version can. Probably has to do
> with the limits set.
>
> As always, I'm very pleased working with sbase and want to
> thank everybody responsible for making it.
>
> Cheers
>
> --
> cac
>

Where is the patch?

-- 
Kind regards,
Hiltjo
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