Re: [hackers] [sbase] Audit sort(1) and mark it as finished || FRIGN

From: FRIGN <>
Date: Tue, 4 Aug 2015 13:28:29 +0200

On Tue, 4 Aug 2015 13:09:00 +0200 (CEST) wrote:

> 6) OFF-POSIX: Posix for no apparent reason does not allow more than
> one file when the -c or -C flags are given.
> This can be problematic when you want to check multiple files.
> With the change 5), rewriting check() to return a value, I went
> off-posix after discussing this with Dimitris to just allow
> arbitrary numbers of files. Obviously, this does not break scripts
> and is convenient for everybody who wants to quickly check a big
> amount of files.
> As soon as 1 file is "unsorted", the return value is 1, as expected.
> For convenience reasons, check()'s warning now includes the filename.

As a quick note, thanks to Dimitris we found out that Solaris also does it like
that. We are not alone in this world.

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