Re: [dwm] OT: which or type or what else?

From: markus schnalke <>
Date: Sun, 9 Dec 2007 20:16:30 +0100

Jukka Salmi <> wrote:
> Use the `command' utility (which is a builtin in all bourne-compatible
> shells I've seen so far) with its -v or -V option. This is the way to
> go "on systems supporting the User Portability Utilities option"
> according to SUSv3.
> SUSv3 also mentions - as an XSI extension - is the `type' utility. The
> `which' utility is not mentioned at all.

here we see, why I posted the question here :-)
thanks very much for this fine piece of information!

... so I'll use `command' *g*

Received on Sun Dec 09 2007 - 20:16:14 UTC

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