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RE: Piping output from sqlplus
- From: "Dave Korn" <dave dot korn at artimi dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Fri, 17 Dec 2004 13:04:44 -0000
- Subject: RE: Piping output from sqlplus
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> From: cygwin-owner On Behalf Of Chuck
> Sent: 17 December 2004 12:59
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> Bakken, Luke wrote:
> |>Why would ksh behave differently under Cygwin than under Solaris?
> | cygwin ksh is pdksh. The specific set of code you gave does
> not work in
> | pdksh. Read about it here:
> | http://web.cs.mun.ca/~michael/pdksh/
> | "Its weak points are that there are still a few differences
> from ksh88
> | (the major one is that `echo hi | read x' does not set x in
> the current
> | shell - the read is done in a separate process). See the
> NOTES file in
> | the distribution for more details."
> | You can get a Cygwin ksh from www.kornshell.com
> That explains it. I'll check out the one on www.kornshell.com. Thanks.
At this stage of the proceedings it is traditional for me to have to explain
that I am no relation.... :)
Can't think of a witty .sigline today....
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