Read not honouring "-r"?
Tue Sep 19 15:11:00 GMT 2006
On Tue, 19 Sep 2006, Irwin, Doug wrote:
> Hi Larry,
> Sorry about the double post - the mailserver reported that it had (a)
> stripped the attachments and (b) blocked the post. It obviously lied.
> If you call it with pdksh instead you should get:
> So it sounds pdksh related.
> Cygcheck.out attached in case it's of use.
> Apologies again for the double post.
This seems to be the fallout of my decision to link pdksh with automode.o.
It's the age-old problem of lseek on textmode files -- PDksh assumes that
any non-special file is seekable, and text files aren't. I have a quick
fix in the pipeline, but since there is a workaround, I want to see if I
can address some other bugs as well while I'm at it.
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