bin/103845: sha256 /dev/acd0 returns immediately
bde at zeta.org.au
Sat Sep 30 08:50:28 PDT 2006
The following reply was made to PR bin/103845; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Bruce Evans <bde at zeta.org.au>
To: Helmut Schellong <var at schellong.biz>
Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at FreeBSD.org
Subject: Re: bin/103845: sha256 /dev/acd0 returns immediately
Date: Sun, 1 Oct 2006 01:36:04 +1000 (EST)
On Sat, 30 Sep 2006, Helmut Schellong wrote:
> Before sending the bug-report I had read man sha256.
> The man page tells nothing about act as a filter (isatty(0))
> or special files (stat()).
> I had searched for an option too.
Any program that transforms stdin to stdout is a "filter", but only
the source code mentions "filter".
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