[Smaug] A quick scripting puzzle

Dash McElroy dmcelroy at bayfed.com
Sat Nov 19 10:19:45 PST 2005

I found it man-page-surfing. There are a bunch of utilities that do  
lots of neat things. Like fold. I've yet to find a use for it in  
_this_ challenge, but it's come in handy many times in other tasks.


On Nov 19, 2005, at 10:16 AM, cerise at armory.com wrote:

> On Sat, Nov 19, 2005 at 09:06:39AM -0800, Peter Belew wrote:
>>      The colrm command appeared in 3.0BSD.
>    I have to admit that I'd never heard of colrm before.  Seems  
> like it
> would've saved me a lot of awks and seds in scripting 8)
>> 'colrm' does not exist on  SCO UNIX 5.0.6 (deepthought.armory.com);
>> the same system's 'cal' claims to be standards-compliant.
>    To be fair, SCO UNIX isn't really an accurate name for it  
> anymore.  SCO
> did briefly offer a product called SCO UNIX which later was morphed  
> into
> what deepthought runs -- OpenServer.
>    And, actually, with the hacking going on right now, the  
> similarities are
> becoming even more vague.
> -Phil/CERisE
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