the "yes" comand

Kurt Buff kurt.buff at
Wed Mar 4 16:15:36 PST 2009

On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 16:06, Vasadi I. Claudiu Florin
<claudiu.vasadi at> wrote:
> Well , I noticed that, but it's a bit odd now isn't it. I mean, what's the
> sense of having some darn letter printer out forever ? I found it kind of
> silly If you ask me.

But, incredibly useful if you actually write shell scripts - many
programs want a 'y' for input from the stdin, and this will do that
for you.


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