bin/78692: [PATCH] add support for line buffered output to sed(1)

Eugene Grosbein eugen at grosbein.pp.ru
Sat Mar 12 20:30:08 PST 2005


The following reply was made to PR bin/78692; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Eugene Grosbein <eugen at grosbein.pp.ru>
To: Giorgos Keramidas <keramida at freebsd.org>
Cc: bug-followup at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: bin/78692: [PATCH] add support for line buffered output to sed(1)
Date: Sun, 13 Mar 2005 11:28:49 +0700

 > "stdout" is something that depends on an understanding of how stdio.h
 > works in ANSI C.  Since the executable of sed is pretty much
 > language-agnostic and we can't expect all the users of FreeBSD to be C
 > programmers, I'd probably write this as:
 > 
 > 	.It Fl l
 > 	Make output line buffered.
 
 That's nice. I just was too lazy and took description of '-l'
 from tcpdump(1) manual page :-)
 
 Eugene


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