[OT] What does this pipe do?
roberthuff at rcn.com
Wed Jan 24 01:17:26 UTC 2007
youshi10 at u.washington.edu writes:
> I know this is a Unix shell command, and off-topic, but I'm
> curious. I've been reading a few 'make' commands at work that end
> in "|&" and I was wondering if that redirection string is
> synonymous to "| /dev/stdout".
That's (t)csh-speak for "send both stdout and stderr to the
pipe". '|' only covers stdout.
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